• Fifth Grade
     
    In fifth grade, 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
    i-Ready Diagnostic district Reading and Mathematics 45 minutes Three times
    Smarter Balanced federal and state English language arts and mathematics up to 4 hours for ELA and 3 hours for mathematics  Once
    Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS) federal and state  Science  90 minutes  Once