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THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234

State Assessment

New York State Education Department Seal
Office of State Assessment
89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234
To: 
District Superintendents
Superintendents of Public Schools
Principals of Public, Religious, and Independent Schools Leaders of Charter Schools
From: 
Steven E. Katz
Subject: 
2020–21 Elementary- and Intermediate-level Testing Schedule
Date: 
June 1, 2020
Operational Test Administration Dates Make-up Dates Scoring Dates Final Dates to Submit Answer Sheets to Scanning Centers
2020-21 School Year – Updated, June 2020
NYSAA English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science Monday, March 8 – Friday, June 11 Make-ups must be given within the testing window N/A N/A
Grades 3-8 English Language Arts Paper-based Tuesday, April 20 – Thursday, April 22 Friday, April 23 – Tuesday, April 27 Friday, April 23 – Wednesday, May 5 Wednesday, May 5
Grades 3-8 English Language Arts Computer-based Monday, April 19 – Monday, April 26 Tuesday, April 27 - Thursday, April 29 Friday, April 23 – Wednesday, May 5 N/A
Grades 3-8 Mathematics Paper-based Tuesday, May 4 – Thursday, May 6 Friday, May 7 – Tuesday, May 11 Friday, May 7 – Thursday, May 20 Thursday, May 20
Grades 3-8 Mathematics Computer-based Monday, May 3 – Monday, May 10 Friday, May 7 – Friday, May 14 Friday, May 7 – Thursday, May 20 N/A
NYSESLAT Speaking Monday, April 19 – Friday, May 28 Make-ups must be given within the testing window Speaking is scored as it is administered. Tuesday, June 15
NYSESLAT Listening, Reading, Writing Monday, May 17 – Friday, May 28 Make-ups must be given within the testing window Tuesday, June 1 – Tuesday, June 15 Tuesday, June 15
Grade 4 Science Performance Test Tuesday, May 25 – Friday, June 4 Make-ups must be given within the testing window Scoring may start immediately following administration. Thursday, June 17
Grade 8 Science Performance Test Tuesday, May 25 – Friday, June 4 Make-ups must be given within the testing window Scoring may start immediately following administration. Thursday, June 17
Grade 4 Science Written Test Monday, June 7 Tuesday, June 8 – Wednesday, June 9 Following make-up dates, but no later than Thursday, June 17 Thursday, June 17
Grade 8 Science Written Test Monday, June 7 Tuesday, June 8 – Wednesday, June 9 Following make-up dates, but no later than Thursday, June 17 Thursday, June 17