NYC DOE Tests

NYC Department of Education 2014-2015 Citywide and Statewide Testing Calendar

Date Test Eligibility
Within 1st 10 days of entrance NYSITEL and Spanish LAB Grades K-12  LAB-R eligible students
Sept 29 – February 27 New York State Alternate Assessment (NYSAA) Eligible special education students
Oct 15 PSAT Grades 10 & 11
October 25-26 Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) Grade 8
November 1 Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) All Grade 9 students, Grade 8 IEP and 504 applicants
November 16 Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) Grades 8 & 9 with permission & documentation ONLY (make-up and other special permission.)
January 26- 29 New York State Regents Grades 9 – 12 eligible students
April 14-16 New York State English Language Arts (ELA) Grades 3 – 8
April 22-24 New York State Mathematics Grades 3 – 8
*April 14– May 15 New York State English as a Second Language Test (NYSESLAT) Grades K – 12 eligible ELL students
*May 20-29 New York State Science Performance Test Grades 4 & 8
 May 18 Chinese Reading Grades 3 – 12 students receiving instruction in bilingual and dual language Chinese
 May 19 Spanish Reading (ELE) Grades 3 – 12 students receiving instruction in bilingual and dual language Spanish
June 1 New York State Science written section Grades 4 & 8
June 2 – 24 New York State Regents Grades 9 -12 and eligible grade 8 students

*Individual school selected date(s)

2013 – 2014 High School Examination Schedule