Lewis County Schools

Lewis County Schools

Assessment

WVGSA


West Virginia General Summative Assessment (WVGSA)
All students grades 3-8 and 11

The Assessment for students grades 3-8 is completed entirely online.  
Students will test over multiple days, one test per day. 

Lewis County Spring 2020 Testing Dates:
ALL LCS Elementary Schools - TBD (late April- Early May)
Robert Bland Middle School - TBD (late April- Early May)

 (State Window  3/30/20 - 5/22/20)

* The assessment is computer-adaptive, such that how a student answers one question may determine the follow-up question, and features a set of questions from a testing vendor. This question bank will be supplemented by items designed by West Virginia Educators. 


Subjects Assessed


Grade Levels TestedNumber of Days to Complete
 ELA 3-8 up to 2
 Math 3-8 1 day
 Science 5 & 8 1 day

* each tested segment is estimated to take the students approximately 2 hours to complete

For more information and resources about the WVGSA, visit the WV Assessment Portal 

More information to come...


SAT


11th grade Assessment - Beginning in Spring 2018, students in grade 11 will participate in the SAT school day assessment

All students in grade 11 will be assessed on April 14, 2020.*  
One make up day will be held on April 28, 2020

The assessment will take place at Lewis County High School and will last roughly 4 hours. 

Participating students may have the opportunity to use their results for college entrance determination.

*allowances for alternate days between 4/14 and 4/27 created for students receiving accommodations approved by CollegeBoard (homeschool students are not eligible)


More information to come...















College Entrance Exams: SAT and ACT

Information on Registering, Dates, Accessing Score Reports, & more: 
                 http://www.actstudent.org/ 
                 https://sat.collegeboard.org/home




Jeff Tidd
Director of Assessment
jtidd@k12.wv.us 

Interpreting your Student's Assessment Reports


The West Virginia Department of Education created the following documents to support families in interpreting their student's assessment results.


Interpreting your Child's Assessment Results

WVGSA (grades 3-8)SAT School Day (Grade 11)

Interpreting the Grade 3-8 WVGSA Family Report:


WVGSA 3-8 Family Report walk through - powerpoint

Interpreting the SAT School Day Family Report


SAT Family Report walk through - powerpoint


Interpreting the Lexile Quantile Report