ACSI’s Christian School Program, featuring TerraNova
CSI’s partnership with the Association of Christian Schools International allows CSI member schools in the United States to participate in ACSI’s full-service student assessment program. The Christian School program features a customized version of the TerraNova, Third Edition achievement test, the most current norm-referenced test on the market. In addition to five diagnostic tests, the program also includes a Bible assessment, as well as professional development opportunities for administrators and teachers. Testing is available for grades K through 12.
Online enrollment dates for 2017:
- January 3–January 31, 2017
- February 8–March 3, 2017
Testing dates for 2017:
- March 2017: Early testing window
- April 2017: Traditional testing window
- May 31, 2017: Deadline for answer documents to be received at scoring center
For more information, visit the CSI Christian School Program page, contact ACSI at 800.367.0798, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Introduction to TerraNova 3, Christian School Program
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 1 p.m. EST
David Smitherman, director, sales and marketing, ACSI
Lisa Chubbic, assessment specialist, ACSI
CSI member schools are invited to a webinar introducing the Christian School Program featuring the TerraNova 3 achievement test, a full-service student assessment program now being offered to CSI member schools in the US through its partnership with the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). The testing program features the customized edition of the TerraNova 3 achievement test, which provides valid and highly reliable student data. The program also includes a robust and user-friendly online score-reporting platform, professional development opportunities for administrators and teachers, and excellent customer support. This webinar will provide helpful information to understand the benefits of the resources available through the student assessment program.
Iowa Tests of Basic Skills
Christian Schools International’s member schools in the US can administer the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills to their students in grades 1 through 8. In 2012, Christian Schools International adopted the Iowa Assessment, Form E. Member schools receive a discount on scoring and materials. Schools also receive Christian school norms along with the national norms that accompany test results. Schools have the option of a fall or spring testing period.
Testing dates for the 2016-17 school year:
- Fall Testing: October 3–21, 2016
- Spring Testing: February 27–March 17, 2017
Attention CSI member schools: Information concerning ordering materials and scoring for CSI members will continue to be sent in August. For information about the ordering process, contact Beatrice Hoyner, Iowa Testing representative, at 630.467.7067 or email@example.com.