District Assessments - List

Additional assessments given or offered by LWISD include:
  • ISIP (Istation's Indicators of Progress) - Students in grades K-2 are assessed in the areas of phonics skills and reading comprehension. Given at beginning, middle, and end of the year.
 
  • RI (Reading Inventory)/MI (Math Inventory) - Students in grades 5-11 are assessed in the areas of reading, language arts, and mathematics. Given at beginning, middle, and end of year for gardes 5-8 and beginning and end of year for grades 9-11.
 
  • DRA (Developmental Reading Assessment) - A formative reading assessment for grades K-4 in which teachers are able to systemically observe, record, and evaluate changes in student reading performance.
 
  • PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) - Students in grades 9-11 may take the PSAT to measure college readiness. Offered in the fall. Fee involved. (PSAT/NMSQT is part of the College Board's College Readiness Pathway)
 
  • SAT and ACT - Students in grades 11 and 12 may take the SAT or ACT to measure academic skills required for success in college today. Offered multiple times throughout the year. Fee involved. (SAT is part of the College Board's College Readiness Pathway)