Whittier 2017 SBA and MSP State Assessments
All third through fifth grade students will be taking the Smarter Balanced State Assessment (SBA) in English/Language Arts (ELA) and Math. Fifth grade teachers will also be taking the Science Measurement of Student Progress (MSP), an additional state assessment requirement for fifth graders. The English/Language Arts (ELA) assessment includes both reading and writing assessments for every grade level tested. Students will take the Computer Adaptive Test (CAT) and Performance Task (PT) with an in-class activity in ELA and math. The state assessments begin on Tuesday, April 18 and finishes on Monday, May 15.