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PSSAs & Keystone Testing

PSSAs & Keystone Testing 
 
The Pennsylvania state assessment system is composed of assessments and the reporting associated with the results of those assessments.  The assessment system includes the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA), the Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA), the Pennsylvania Accountability System (PAS), the Pennsylvania Value-Added Assessment System (PVAAS), the Keystone Exams (end-of-course), Classroom Diagnostic Tools (CDT) and the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).  
 
2019 PSSA testing dates are as follows:
  • Eisenhower and Horace Mann*
    • ELA - April 15, 16, and 17
    • Math - April 29 and 30
    • Science - May 1 and 2 (4th grade students at Horace Mann and Eisenhower only)
  • Ben Franklin and East Pike*
    • ELA - April 15, 16, and 17
    • Math - May 1 and 2

  • Indiana Area Junior High School*
    • ELA - April 16,17, and 18
    • Math - April 29 and 30
    • Science - May 1 and 2 (8th grade only)
*All PSSA regular testing sessions are in the morning only.
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