Maine Assessment Calendar

 

 

2022-2023 MEA Administration Calendar

 

 
Assessment Title Administration Date(s) Administration Window Method of Delivery Intended For
         
ACCESS for ELLs     Kindergarten: Paper  
English Language Proficiency January 09 - March 3, 2023 10-weeks Grades 1-12: Online English Learners K-12
         
Alternate ACCESS for ELLs January 9 - March 3, 2023 10-weeks Paper / Pencil English learners in Grades 1-12 with Significant Cognitive Disabilities
 
English Language Proficiency
         
MSAA March 13 - April 28, 2023 6-weeks Online Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities; Grades 3-8, & 3rd Year of High School
 
Mathematics & ELA/Literacy
         
  Fall: Required October 3 - 28, 2022      
         

NWEA

Mathematics & Reading 

Winter: Optional January 9-February 3, 2023 4-weeks Online Students in Grades 3-8 & 2nd Year of High School
   
  SPRING: Required May 1 - May 26, 2023
         
MSAA Science March 13 - April 28, 2023 6 weeks Online Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities; Grades 5, 8, & 3rd Year of High School
         
        Grades 5, 8 
Maine Science  May 15 - May 26, 2023 4 weeks  Online 3rd Year of High School 
       
 

National & International Assessments

 
     
Assessment Administration Dates Intended For
     
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Field Trial and Field Test Assessments Field Trial: 2/06 - 2/17/2023 Grades 4 & 8 Mathematics & Reading at Sampled Schools (No Maine Schools)
  Field Test: 3/20 - 4/14/2023 Grades 4 & 8 Mathematics & Reading, at Sampled Schools (No Maine Schools)
     
Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) Field Test: 3/20-4/14/2023 Grades 4 & 8 Mathematics & Reading, at Sampled Schools (No Maine Schools)
     
     
Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) Tentatively Fall 2021 Sample of Selected Schools
     
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) Field Test: 3/20-4/14/2023 Grades 4 & 8 Mathematics & Reading, at Sampled Schools (No Maine Schools)
     
International Computer and Information Literacy Study (ICILS) 3/01-5/31/2023 Grade 8, Computer and Information Literacy, at Sampled Schools
     
Teaching and Learning International Survey (TALIS) Spring 2023 (Exact Dates Forthcoming) Teachers and Principals, Grades 7, 8, & 9 at Sampled Schools