Testing Information

SOL and other standardized test information.

2019-2020 Testing at Kilmer 

Below is a general idea of when any of our large-group testing will take place, and who is involved.  More detailed information will come out as each of our larger test windows gets closer.

 

Test Name

Dates

More Information

Reading Inventory August 29-September 13 Given to all Kilmer students through their English classes in order to determine reading levels.
Horizon Division Assessment November 25- December 20 Given in all math and English classes.  This is a county-mandated test taken by all FCPS students.
WIDA February 3 - 14 Given to all ELLs to measure their progress.
Writing SOL March 2-18 Given to all 8th grade students.  Follows criteria set by the state.  Test has two parts - multiple choice will be given the first week of testing, and the short paper will be written during the second week of testing.
Horizon Division Assessment  March 9 - April 3 Given in all math and English classes.  This is a county-created test taken by many FCPS students.
Reading Inventory May 18-June 12 Given to all Kilmer students through their English classes in order to determine end-of-year reading levels, and measure growth.
Non-Writing SOLs May 4-June 5 7th grade students take a math and a reading SOL.  8th grade students take math, reading, Civics, and Science SOLs.  More detailed schedule available in April.

 

 

Learn more about the assessment process in FCPS

Learn more about grade level testing in FCPS