Testing Information and Dates

Division and Virginia State Mandated Tests

Updated 10/2021 (PSAT date changes)

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DATES TESTS STUDENTS TESTING
Sep. 20-29, 2021 VDOE Growth Assessment Students in grades 3-5 for reading and mathematics.
Sep. 20-27, 2021 VDOE Growth Assessment Students in grades 6-8 for reading and mathematics.
Oct. 13, 2021 Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude
Test (PSAT/NMSQT)
Available to all students in grade 11.
Oct. 18-29, 2021 Fall SOL Writing
High School
Students completing English 11 4x4 classes in Term 1 and SOL verified credit retakers.
Dec. 6-10, 2021 Fall SOL Writing (Online)
High School Second Opportunity
Students who were term graduates for the fall SOL test administration who need the writing SOL test for verified credit; online testing only.
Jan. 4-Mar. 25, 2022 English Language Proficiency Test (ACCESS FOR ELLs)
Academic Language of the Content Areas (Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking)
English learner students in K-12.
Jan. 4-14, 2022 Fall SOL Non-Writing
High School
Students completing high school 4x4 classes in Term 1 and MS and HS SOL verified credit retakers.
Jan. 10-14, 2022 Fall SOL Non-Writing
Middle School
Jan. 24-28, 2022 WorkKeys Students who passed the grade 11 English course and have taken and failed, at least once, the EOC* writing or reading SOL test. Students enrolled in a grade 11 English course who are trying to graduate by Jun. 2022.
TBD Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT 8/9) Available to all students in grade 9.
Feb. 23, 2022 Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT 10) Available to all students in grade 10.
Mar. 7-18, 2022 Spring SOL Writing
High School
Students completing English 11 classes and SOL verified credit retakers.
Mar. 21-25, 2022 Spring SOL Writing
Middle School
Students completing English 8 classes.
Apr. 19-22, 2022 Spring SOL Writing(Online)
High School Second Opportunity
Students who were term graduates for the spring SOL test administration who need the writing SOL test for verified credit; online testing only.
Apr. 19-29, 2022 Apr. Term Grad Testing High school students in EOC* classes and retakers who are scheduled to graduate by August 2022.
May 2-20, 2022 Advanced Placement (AP) Testing Students completing AP classes during 2021-2022.
May 2-20, 2022 International Baccalaureate (IB) Testing Students completing IB classes during 2021-2022.
May 11-13, 2022 WorkKeys Students who passed the grade 11 English course and have taken and failed, at least once, the EOC* writing and/or reading SOL test. Students enrolled in a grade 11 English course who are trying to graduate in Jun. 2022.
May 24-Jun. 7, 2022 Spring SOL Non-Writing
Middle School
Students completing grades 6-8 classes with associated SOL tests.
May 24-Jun. 8, 2022 Spring SOL Non-Writing
Elementary School
Students completing grades 3-5 classes with associated SOL tests.
May 31-Jun. 3, 2022 Spring SOL Non-Writing
High School
High school students completing classes with an associated SOL test and SOL verified credit retakers.

*End-of-Course-Students completing an EOC class and need the test for verified credit or as required under ESSA or students who have previously failed an EOC test and need to retake the EOC test for a verified credit.