Justin Norton, M.Ed.
Newport City Schools Supervisor
Assessment Supervisor

 (423) 623-3811 x324            justin.norton@newportgrammar.org

 

 

TCAP and State Standardized Testing

 

As required by Public Chapter 892, this site contains information about state mandated assessments for the school year that will be utilized at Newport Grammar School. 

To learn more about each type of assessment, please click on the links to the left. 

For additional information please visit the Tennessee Department of Education Assessment and Testing information site.

 

 

2017/18 Testing Dates


TNReady TCAP
(Grades 2-4)

Grade 2: April 23 - May 4 (by Dept of Ed)

Grades 3-8: April 16 - May 4 (by Dept of Ed)

 

 

PowerSchool Benchmark Schedule
(Grades K - 8)

Benchmark #1 (before Labor Day Holiday)

  • Kindergarten Benchmark 1: September
  • Grades 1 - 2 Benchmark 1: August 21-25
  • Grades 3 - 8 Benchmark 1: August 24 - September 1

Benchmark #2 (before Christmas Break)

  • Grades K - 2 Benchmark 2: December 11 - 15
  • Grades 3-8 Benchmark 2: December 4 - 15

Bechmark #3 (allows 1-2 weeks of review prior to TNReady testing)

  • Grades K - 2 Benchmark 3: March 19 - 28
  • Grades 3 - 8 Benchmark 3: March 19 - 28

 

EasyCBM Universal Screener
(Grades K - 8)

Benchmark #1 (Fall)

  • Grades 1 - 2 Benchmark 1: August 28 - 29
  • Grades 3 - 8 Benchmark 1: August 17 - 23

Benchmark #2 (Winter)

  • Grades K - 2 Benchmark 2: December 4 - 6
  • Grades 3-8 Benchmark 2: November 27 - December 1

Bechmark #3 (Spring)

  • Grades K - 2 Benchmark 3: May 4 - 18
  • Grades 3 - 8 Benchmark 3: May 4 - 8

 

STAR Reading

  • Test #1 (in computer lab): August 21 - September 1
  • Test #2 (in computer lab): January 5  - 11
  • Test #3 (in computer lab): March 19 - 28