Thursday, April 27, 2017

Update: SC Ready and SC PASS State Assessments

Students in grades 3-8 will be given the SC Ready Assessment in English /Language Arts (Writing, Reading/Grammar) and Math. Students in 4th and 5th grades will also take the SC PASS Assessment for Science and Social Studies. All assessments will be in administered online.

Please see the SC State Department of Education Tests Section: Elementary for more information.

Assessment Schedule for Spring 2017

  • Thursday, May 4 - SC Ready ELA Field Test (Additional Test Added)
  • Monday, May 15 - SC Ready - ELA (Writing/Grammar)
  • Tuesday, May 16 - SC Ready - ELA (Reading)
  • Thursday, May 18 - SC Ready - Math
  • Monday, May 22 - SC PASS - Science (4th and 5th only)
  • Tuesday, May 23 - SC PASS - Social Studies (4th and 5th only)
  • Make-Up Testing Dates: May 5, 8, 17, 19, 24, 25, 26


  • Have your child(ren) to school on time.
  • Make sure your child has a good night's rest before a testing day.
  • Have balanced, healthy breakfasts on the mornings of testing.
  • Avoid scheduling doctors' appointments and other out-of-school functions on testing days.
  • Students may not bring any electronic devices to use during testing. This includes electronic book readers and cell phones.