KindergartenIn Kindergarten, students take a variety of assessments in the areas of reading and math. The purpose is to inform teachers about gaps in student learning. This helps identify next steps in classroom instruction and supports student growth.The assessments shown below are required for the 2019 - 2020 school year. Use the links to view detailed information about each type.
Name Who requires Subject area Time to complete Times per year Washington Kindergarten Inventory of Developing Skills (WaKIDS) state Social-emotional, physical, cognitive, language, literacy, mathematics Varies OnceDynamic Indicators for BasicEarly Literacy Skills (DIBELS)
- Letter naming fluency
- Word use fluency
- Number identification fluency
- Beginning quantity discrimination
district Reading and mathematics 5 minutes Three