PARCC Assessments

(PARCC) Assessments are group of state-mandated tests that assess students’ knowledge of the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics. Students in grade 3-8 take these assessments annually, with 2018 being the fourth year of the PARCC Assessments. Prior to PARCC, students took the ISAT (Illinois Standards Achievement Test). 

Test Administration

In the spring of 2018, students in grades 3-5 will take four 60 minute math tests and three ELA tests that range from 75 to 90 minutes depending on the grade level. At grades 6-8, students will take three 80 minute math tests and three ELA tests that range from 90 to 110 minutes. 

2017-18 Testing Window

Shabonee and Wood Oaks will administer the tests April 9th through April 12th

Additional Questions

Please review our Frequently Asked Questions section for additional information about the PARCC assessments.