Assessment, Research, and Evaluation

The Assessment department facilitates and supports the administration and analysis of tests given to our students that provide information on student achievement and growth on state and national measures.

The purpose of student assessment is to:

  • provide evidence of student achievement and growth
  • enhance student learning by informing and guiding instruction
  • provide data for decision-making
  • serve as accountability measures

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District Assessments

Our school district uses a variety of assessment tools to inform instruction. We have selected several nationally normed assessments to use in this process.

State Assessments

State assessments are those that are required by the Minnesota Department of Education, many of which relate to federal legislation.

Assessment Calendars

Our assessment calendars provides information to student, staff, and families to aid in planning and preparation for testing.

Assessment Results

The Assessment department facilitates and supports the administration and analysis of tests given to our students that provide information on student achievement and growth on state and national measures.

Contact

Kathryn O'Gorman
Assessment Consultant
952.988.4102