The PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) assessment in English language arts and math will be administered to students in grades 3 through 8 this spring. The CPS testing window is March 28 - May 13. Exact test dates are not yet available but will be shared as soon as possible. Learn more about 2016 PARCC testing.
A new science assessment for students in 5th and 8th grades will also be administered this spring. Find out more.
More information about testing is also available on the Illinois State Board of Education website.
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