The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) includes assessments in English Language Arts and Mathematics, which are taken by students in grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8. Students in grades 4 and 8 are also administered the Science PSSA. The English Language Arts and Mathematics PSSAs include items that are consistent with the Assessment Anchors/Eligible Content aligned to the Pennsylvania Core Standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics. The Science PSSA includes items that are aligned to the Assessment Anchors/Eligible Content aligned to the Pennsylvania Academic Standards for Science, Technology, Environment and Ecology.
Students of the Interboro School District will test according to the following schedule:
English Language Arts PSSA Testing (Grades 3 - 8): (Monday - Thursday) April 3, 4, 5, 6 @ 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. Math PSSA Testing (Grades 3 - 8): (Tuesday - Thursday ) April 25, 26, 27 @ 8:30 - 11:00 a.m. Science PSSA Testing (Grades 4 & 8): (Wednesday - Thursday) May 3, 4 @ 8:30 - 11:00 a.m.
Please see the resources listed below for more information from the Pennsylvania Department of Education regarding state assessment policies and procedures.