Testing Information

State of Oklahoma General Assessments

The state of Oklahoma requires public school districts to annually test students.  The General Assessments, also known as the Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (Criterion Reference Tests), for Grades 3-8 and at the "End-of-Instruction" (EOI) secondary level tests are aligned to the state-mandated curriculum, the Priority Academic Student Skills (PASS) which has been adopted by the State Board of Education and is the curriculum foundation for all public schools.  For detailed information regarding these tests click here.

 

 

District & School Testing

Several other tests are administered by Kellyville Schools on a regular basis:

 

DIBELS - The Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills (DIBELS) are a set of procedures and measures for assessing the acquisition of early literacy skills from kindergarten through sixth grade. They are designed to be short (one minute) fluency measures used to regularly monitor the development of early literacy and early reading skills.

 

STAR - Determine the reading level of student, measure individual and class growth, and forecast results on standardized tests.

 

College Placement Testing

These tests are not provided by Kellyville Schools, but are optional tests administered by third parties for purposes of college entrance and placement.

 

ACT - The ACT® test assesses high school students' general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work.

 

  • The multiple-choice tests cover four skill areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science.
  • The Writing Test, which is optional, measures skill in planning and writing a short essay.
  • For the 2014 \2015 testing dates, please click here .

 

SAT - As the nation’s most widely used college admission test, the SAT is the first step toward higher education for students of all backgrounds. It’s taken by more than two million students every year and is accepted by virtually all colleges and universities.

 

PSAT - The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). It's a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also provides a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.