Community High School District 218

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Assessment Name
  • Illinois Science Assessment (ISA)
Vendor/Overseen by
  • Illinois State Board of Education
Testing Date(s) for 2019-2020 School Year
  • March 9, 2020 to March 13, 2020 (probable)
Students Testing
  • All students enrolled in Biology (typically 9th grade)
  • All student enrolled in Honors Biology (typically 9th grade)
  • Any 10th, 11th, or 12th grade student who did not take the ISA previously
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
  • 50 minutes
Interpreting Scores
coming soon
External Links
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