Assessment Name
  • Illinois Science Assessment (ISA)
Vendor/Overseen by
  • Illinois State Board of Education
Testing Date(s) for 2019-2020 School Year
  • SUSPENDED for 2020
Students Testing
  • All 11th grade students
  • This includes students who took the ISA previously as a 9th or 10th grade student
Purpose and Description
  • Used as a standards-based assessment of student learning in science to fulfill federal testing guidelines
  • Mandated by ISBE (used accountability and evaluation of district/school)
  • Administered as a computer-based assessment on student iPads
Estimated Time
  • 120 minutes
Interpreting Scores
coming soon
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