Knox Middle School

State Testing Update

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State Testing at Knox!

Hello Knox Families!

We will be starting State Testing or CAASP. Our students have not taken the SBAC state test in 2 years, so please remind them of the importance of taking the test seriously and not rushing through it.

We celebrate this chance for all students to show and demonstrate their learning. We know our students will do great!

Please save this newsletter for testing updates.


Principal Potter


Knox Testing Schedule

SBAC ELA Performance Task (essay)all students-BLOCK SCHEDULE

April 25-PT part 1

April 26-PT part 1,2

April 27-PT part 2

April 28-PT part 2

Morning Testing Block

SBAC ELA CAT (computer adaptive test) all students-BLOCK SCHEDULE

May 2

May 3

May 4

May 5

Morning Testing Block

SBAC Math CAT (Computer adaptive test) all students-BLOCK SCHEDULE

May 9

May 10

May 11

May 12

Morning testing block

SBAC Math PT (performance task, constructed response short answer questions) all students-BLOCK SCHEDULE

May 16

May 17

Morning testing block


May 18

May 19

May 23

8th Grade students will take the science test periods 1 and 2

Rotating Block Schedule for ELA/Math Days

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Practice Testing At Home

Students can practice testing with the link below at home

Staying Prepared. Tips for Success.

  • Eat breakfast at home. Pick up a grab and go breakfast bag the day before at Knox.
  • Arrive on time daily. School starts at 8:15. Testing starts at 8:30.
  • Bring your laptop fully charged and your charging cord
  • Bring a reading book (all English classes will visit the library).
  • Phones must be put in airplane mode
  • Phones must be stored in student backpacks. Students may not keep their phones in their pockets.
  • Backpacks will be stored at the front of the testing room.
  • Students may not use wireless headphones (AirPods).
  • We will have headphones for all students to use.
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Key Contacts For Testing At Knox:

Coordinator-Principal-Heather Potter-