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2016 Wisconsin Forward Exam



2016 Wisconsin Forward Exam

Students in the Algoma School District will take the Wisconsin Forward Exam during the last eight weeks of the school year.

This new assessment will be used to gauge how well students are mastering the Wisconsin State Standards.

The Algoma School District Wisconsin Forward Exam window runs from April 11th– May 6th, 2016.

 
 
The testing schedule will be as follows:

  • April 11-15
    • Grade 8 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Math, Science, Social Studies)
    • Grade 6 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Math)
    • Grade 5 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Math)
    • Grade 3 (Reading, Writing, Listening)
  • April 18-21:
    • Grade 7 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Math)
  • April 25-29:
    • Grade 10 (Social Studies)
    • Grade 4 (Reading, Writing, Listening, Math, Science, & Social Studies)
    • Grade 3 (Math)

Students not in school on the scheduled testing days will be scheduled for a make-up test prior to the close of the testing window.

Please view the Informational Brochure for Families (links below) which gives more information about the assessment including its purpose, what scores will be provided, and how the scores will be used.

The WI Forward Exam measures the knowledge and skills your child(ren) should have acquired by the time they reach each grade level. Their performance on the assessment will not affect any of their current grades.

Please encourage your son or daughter to take the test seriously and do the best they can. The results of these tests will be used to help school staff best support your child(ren). Also, please help your son or daughter remember to bring his or her headphones to school on testing days.

If you have any questions, please contact your child(ren)’s teacher or Stacy Gray at 920-487-7001 x 1255

Algoma School District Wisconsin Forward Exam Supporting Documents
Parent Letter
Wisconsin Forward Exam Informational Brochure for Families (WI DPI) (English)
Wisconsin Forward Exam Informational Brochure for Families (WI DPI) (Spanish)