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Spring Standardized Assessments (Grades 3-12)


Standardized Assessment Overview

  • Standardized tests are designed to demonstrate to the parents and students whether the child is performing at the grade-appropriate and age-appropriate levels. 

  • The test also demonstrates the performance of the class, which helps the school assess the effectiveness of its teaching methods. 

  • The results will help Enlightium administration identify and address areas of strength and areas needing improvement to better serve our students.

  • The test results will not affect their current grades at Enlightium Academy. 

  • Note: Makeup days are not available if students miss one or more tests.

Does My Student Need to Take a Spring Assessment?

  • Not all students are required or able to take a Spring assessment through Enlightium.

  • Some state regulations require an annual assessment; see the "Regulations by State" section below.

  • Enlightium offers:

2023-2024 Spring Assessment Schedule

  • May 1-2, 2024: Spring assessments.

Regulations by State

  • According to HSLDA.org as of March of 2023, the following states have an annual standardized assessment requirement:
  • Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and West Virginia.

  • These states often require the parent to provide to the state the assessment results.

  • Please review our state blogs and conduct additional research to confirm if your state does or does not require an annual assessment.

Assessments by Grade Level

Grade Levelixl.comIowa CompleteCollege-Prep*

*Not available through Enlightium Academy.

**Please note that many states require a standardized assessment; if your state has this requirement, speak to your local school district for a waiver or for directions to take an assessment locally.

Assessment Cost

Support Packageixl.comIowa CompleteCollege-Prep
Sapphire Live


Unique Student Situations

Situationixl.comIowa CompleteOpt-Out Waiver
The student is enrolled in the Accelerated ProgramRecommended

The student has a Summer School extensionRecommended

The student is in the Intervention Program*
Recommended if living in a state that requires an assessmentRecommended if not living in a state that requires an assessment

*No assignments will be assigned in Ignitia on the testing days. However, students will still have access to Ignitia and can use these days to catch up or work ahead.

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