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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 May.

    SBA ELA & MA Retakes Off-Grade Tests | April 29 – May 3 | Library Computer Lab | All 11th & 12th graders who need it for graduation and 10th graders who need accommodations.

    SBA ELA | 10th Graders April 29 – May 3 | Aux Gym | All 10th graders grouped by LA class for two 3-hour blocks over two days.

    SBA Math | 10th Graders May 20 - 22 | Aux Gym, and Lab | All 10th graders grouped by last name for one 3-hour block.

    Please visit Seattle Schools Testing and Assessments page for more information on how assessments are used in Seattle Public Schools.