|Fall Fast Bridge: 1st – 5th Grade||
September 14th – October 14th
|Fall Fast Bridge: Kindergarten||
October 1st – October 11th
|CogAt: 2nd Grade||
December 2nd – December 6th
|CogAt: 4th Grade||December 9th – December 13nd|
|Winter Fast Bridge: K– 8th Grade||
January 6th – February 7th
|ACCESS: K – 8th Grade, EL Students||February 8th – February 12th|
|MCA Science: 5th Grade||April 27th – May 1st|
|MCA Reading: 3rd – 8th Grade
April 6th – April 7th
April 7th – April 9th
April 8th – April 9th
|MCA Math: 3rd – 8th Grade
April 13th – April 14th
April 13th – April 15th
April 15th – April 16th
|Spring Fast Bridge: K – 8th Grade||
May 4th – May 22th
All tests are performed in the students' base teacher's classroom.
NWEA - MAP
Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) assessments are administered twice annually to all students in grades K-8 in Math and Reading. These assessments are used to monitor student achievement and growth as compared to student-alike groups nationwide.
Results can be viewed in Skyward Family Access.
Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) will assess students' abilities in reasoning and problem solving using verbal, quantitative, and nonverbal (spatial) symbols.
RPS families can view their child’s CogAT scores in Skyward Family Access.
ACCESS is an English language proficiency assessment based on the Minnesota Standards for English Language Development. This is a state required English Language Proficiency assessment for all students identified as English Learners in grades K-12. There are four language domains assessed in the areas of reading, writing, listening and speaking.
Each year, MDE sends paper Individual Student Reports (ISR) to the school district. Once received in the district, ISRs will be distributed during August Back-to-school events or during fall conferences. RPS families can also view their child’s ACCESS scores in Skyward Family Access.
MCA Math, Reading, and Science
Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment is required by the state and measures student progress toward Minnesota academic standards in Reading (grades 3-8 and 10), Math (grades 3-8 and 11), and Science (grades 5, 8, and HS).
Each year, MDE sends paper Individual Student Reports (ISR) to the school district. Once received in the district, ISRs will be distributed during August Back-to-school events or during fall conferences. RPS families can also view their child’s MCA scores in Skyward Family Access.