Local Assessments

Last Updated: 7/2/2021 3:17 PM

Athens City Schools, in compliance with the requirements of Ohio’s Third Grade Reading Guarantee, administers  reading assessments to determine students’ progress in achieving literacy. With the exception of students who are exempt from the Guarantee’s requirements, students are administered the following progress-monitoring assessments.  Additionally, the district monitors progress in mathematical skills and understanding in order to adjust instruction to individual need:

 

Assessment

Typical Time to Administer

Grades Administered

When Administered

Results Reported

Acadience Reading

15-30 minutes

K, 1, 2

Fall, Winter, Spring

Printed results delivered during Parent-Teacher conferences.

iReady Reading*

45-90 minutes

3-8

Fall, Winter, Spring

Printed results delivered during Parent-Teacher conferences.

iReady Math* 45-90 minutes K-8 Fall, Winter, Spring Printed results delivered during Parent-Teacher conferences

 

*Detailed information for these assessments can be found here: Acadience Reading, iReady Reading & Math