The Arkansas Assessment is The ACT and ACT Aspire. The ACT Aspire replaces the Arkansas Benchmark Science, Explore, PLAN, and all EOC exams.
Kindergarten - Qualls Early Learning Inventory
1st - 2nd - Iowa Test of Basic Skills
3rd - 10th - ACT Aspire
11th grade - The ACT
ACT ASPIRE (3rd-10th grades)
The ACT Aspire is a series of tests given to 3rd - 10th graders to help track their growth, identify gaps in learning, and to prepare them for eventually taking the ACT test. Content areas include English, Reading, Writing, Math, and Science. Tests are computer-based with rapid scoring and feedback (except writing). Question types include multiple choice, short answer, and long response. For more information, follow this link.
The Bergman District testing calendar will be as follows:
March 1st The ACT All 11th Graders
April 5th & 6th IOWA 1st and 2nd Graders
April 12th & 13th The ACT Aspire 7th and 8th Graders
April 14th & 15th The ACT Aspire 5th and 6th Graders
April 19th & 20th The ACT Aspire 3rd and 4th Graders
April 27th & 28th The ACT Aspire 9th and 10th Graders