Message About Spring Testing

Message About Spring Testing

Hello Horace Mann Families,

We wanted to share information regarding our upcoming spring assessments. The assessments are important because they help inform individual student instruction and also help determine our school improvement plan. 

Wisconsin Forward Exam

Our third through fifth grade students will be taking the Wisconsin Forward Exam. This assessment will take place from March 19th - May 4th. The assessment will include Mathematics and English Language Arts. The fourth grade exam also measures students knowledge of science and social studies concepts. The assessment is taken in a digital format on iPads and Chromebooks. Please ask your student’s teacher for their assessment dates.

MAP (Measure of Academic Progress) Assessment 

All kindergarten through fifth grade students will be taking the spring MAP assessment. This assessment will take place from April 30th - May 18th. This assessment will include Mathematics and English Language Arts. This assessment is taken in a digital format on iPads and Chromebooks. 

Your student will be bringing home more information regarding the assessments. Please ask your student’s teacher for their assessment dates.