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2021 Math/Science PSSA

Pennsylvania State Assessment System


The Pennsylvania State Assessment System is aligned with the PA Core Standards for reading, writing, and mathematics. The assessment of reading and writing are combined into an English Language Arts PSSA (ELA) which is administered in grades 3 to 8. The Mathematics PSSA is aligned with the PA Core Standards for Mathematics and is also administered in grades 3 to 8.


PSSA Testing 2020-2021


The PA Department of Education has established the testing dates listed below with schools setting their own testing schedules within those windows. Information about testing will be sent home from your child's school as testing dates approach.

 

2020-2021 PSSA Testing Windows

ELA PSSA

Elem 4/21 & Int. 4/19-4/23

Grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Math PSSA

Elem 4/28 & Int 4/26-4/30

Grades 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Science PSSA

Elem 5/5 & Int 5/3-5/7

Grades 4, 8

Make-up PSSA

May 10-28, 2021

Grades 3-8