State Testing Information

In our continuous efforts to inform parents about the upcoming new state assessments, I write today to provide you with an update. Beginning the week of February 16, 2015, students will begin to take performance based assessments as follows:

  • Grades 3-9: Mathematics
  • Grades 4-9: English Language Arts
  • Grades 5, 8, 9: Science
  • Grades 4, 6, 10: Social Studies

On Friday, February 6, 2015, a letter that provides specific testing information will be mailed to students in grades 6-12. A copy of the respective letters can be found here:

Firelands High School Letter

South Amherst Middle School Letter

On Monday, February 9, 2015, a letter that provides specific testing information for students in grades 3-5 will be sent home with students. A copy of the letter can be found here:

Firelands Elementary Grade 3 Letter

Firelands Elementary Grades 4-5 Letter

If you have questions pertaining to testing, please contact your building principal.

Yours in Education,

Dr. Bob Hill

Superintendent