Maine Assessment Calendar

 

 

2021-2022 MEA Administration Calendar

         
Assessment Title Administration Date(s) Administration Window Method of Delivery Intended For
         
ACCESS for ELLs     Kindergarten: Paper  
English Language Proficiency January 10 - March 4, 2022 8-weeks Grades 1-12: Online English Learners K-12
         
Alternate ACCESS for ELLs January 10 - March 4, 2022 8-weeks Paper / Pencil English learners in Grades 1-12 with Significant Cognitive Disabilities
 
English Language Proficiency
         
MSAA March 14 - April 29, 2022 6-weeks Online Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities; Grades 3-8, & 3rd Year of High School
 
ELA/Literacy & Mathematics
         
NWEA FALL: Oct 4 - Nov. 12, 2021 6-weeks Online Students in Grades 3-8 & 3rd Year of High School
   
Mathematics, Reading & Language Usage  SPRING: May 2 - June 10, 2022
         
MSAA Science March 14 - April 29, 2022 6 weeks Online Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities; Grades 5, 8, & 3rd Year of High School
         
Science  May 2 - 13, 2022 2 weeks Online Grades 5, 8 
  May 16 - 27, 2022 2 weeks    3rd Year of High School 
*Language Usage now required       

 

   
NWEA Assessment Full 3-Month+ Administration Dates
   
NWEA Fall Window for Local Data Collection August 15, 2021 - November 30, 2021
   
NWEA Winter Window for Local Data Collection December 1, 2021 - February 28, 2022
   
NWEA Spring Window for Local Data Collection March 1, 2022 - June 15, 2022

 

National & International Assessments

 
     
Assessment Administration Dates Intended For
     
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) January 24 - March 31, 2022 Grades 4 & 8
    Sample of Selected Schools
     
Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) September 20 - October 29, 2021 Age 15
    Sample of Selected Schools
     
Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS) Tentatively Fall 2021 Sample of Selected Schools
     
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) N/A 2021 Sample of Selected Schools