Academic Testing

ACCESS for ELLs

The ACCESS for ELLs is an English language proficiency assessment administered to students in grades K-12 who have been identified as English language learners (ELLs).

County-Wide Schedule for World Language – Level I and II

  •  Mid-Term PATS Speaking Exam
  •  Mid-Term Writing Exam
  •  Final PATS Speaking Exam & Writing Exam

SOLs

8th Grade Writing SOLs are generally held in March, and all remaining subjects are administered May – June.

SOL Grade 8 Spring Online Writing tests:

3/24, 3/25, 3/26 – Direct Writing/Short Paper (periods 2-5)

3/31 – Multiple Choice (periods 2-5)

4/1, 4/2, 4/3 – Make up testing (periods 2-5)

 

SOL Grade 8 Spring Paper Writing tests:

3/16 or 3/17 Multiple Choice

3/18 – Direct Writing/Short Paper

 

SOL – Spring (non-writing tests):

5/20 – Reading SOL, all grades

5/21 – SOL Make up testing

5/26 – SOL Make up testing and Civics and Economics/World Geography for students who will attend VJAS

5/27 – World Geography and Civics and Economics SOL tests

5/28 – Grade 6, Math SOL

5/29 – Make up testing

6/1 – Reading SOL – Expedited Retakes (grades 6-8)

6/2 – Make up testing

6/3 – Grade 8, Math SOL

6/4 – Make up testing

6/5 – Grade 7, Math SOL

6/8 – SOL – Grade 8 Science

6/9 – SOL Expedited Retakes for Science and Social Studies

6/10 – SOL Expedited Retakes for Math

6/11 – Make up testing

 

Please contact Shari Brown, TJMS Testing Coordinator, with any questions: shari.brown@apsva.us or 703-228-5871