General Testing Information

Important Testing Dates 2016-2017


The following test dates are district-wide. Please refer to your school's calendar or main office for more detailed information.

Test                                               Who Takes It                                                                  When              
CELDT all English Learners and students enrolling in CA public school for the first time August-October


10th (practice) and 11th graders (NMQST) October 15


suspended by SB 172 cancelled

Physical Fitness Test

all 9th graders March-May

Smarter Balanced Assessment                          

all 11th graders (English/Language Arts and Mathematics) March-April
California Alternate Assessment eligible 11th graders (English/Language Arts and Mathematics)   March-April            

California Science Test (pilot census)

all students in the designated grade level assigned by the state


Advanced Placement (AP)

students who register for exams May 1-12