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    Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA)

    These assessments determines students’ progress toward graduation and college, career readiness in English language arts/literacy (ELA) and Math.

    All 10th graders will take the Smarter Balanced Assessments in English Language Arts and Math this spring during the testing window of April and May. Any 11th and 12th graders who have not yet passed the exams will have the opportunity to retake the SBA exams in early November and again in April.

    SBA ELA & MA Retakes Off-Grade Tests | April 22 – April 26

    Library Computer Lab | All 11th & 12th graders who need it for graduation.

    SBA ELA | 10th Graders April 29 – May 2

    Aux Gym | All 10th graders grouped by LA class for two 3-hour blocks over two days. 

    Monday, April 29 Tuesday, April 30 Wednesday, May 1 Thursday,  May 2
    8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45
    Bolen/Riley 1st & 2nd
    Storey 2nd & 4th
    Burke 3rd
    Bryan
    Kutrakun  
    Merry
    Maddess
    Burke 5th
    Parhar 1st, 3rd, 6th 
    Smith 1st, 2nd, 3rd
    McKenna 1st
    McKenna 2nd 4th 5th & 6th
    No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch
     12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35
    Burke 5th
    Parhar 1st, 3rd, 6th
    Bolen/Riley 1st & 2nd
    Storey 2nd & 4th
    Burke 3rd
    Bryan
    Kutrakun  
    Merry
    Maddess 
    McKenna 2nd 4th 5th & 6th  Smith 1st, 2nd, 3rd
    McKenna 1st

    SBA Math | 10th Graders May 20 - 22

    Aux Gym and Lab | All 10th graders grouped by last name for one 3-hour block. 
      
    Monday, May 20 Tuesday,  May 21 Wednesday, May 22
    8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45 8:45 – 11:45
    A – Fa Lah - Re Extra Time / Make-Ups
    No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch No Testing 1st Lunch
    12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35 12:25 – 3:35
    Fl - Laf Ri - Z Extra Time / Make-Ups


    Visit the Smarter Balanced Assessment and Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science Information and Windows on the SPS Website.   There is also helpful information posted don the Seattle Schools Testing and Assessments page on how assessments are used in Seattle Public Schools.