The Assessment Department of the Office of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment distributes national, state, and district assessments. Student results are used to determine student growth and to formulate individual plans to help each student reach their maximum potential.
By working collaboratively with school leadership in their pursuit of excellence and high academic achievement for all students, this department strives to make a positive difference in the performance of each school by providing support and technical assistance to principals, teachers, parents, and all other stakeholders.
- National Assessments
- State Assessments
- English Language Proficiency Test (LASLinks)
- Literacy-Based Promotion Act/K-3 Assessments
- Mississippi Academic Assessment Program (MAAP)
- District Benchmark Assessment Dates
1st Nine Weeks Benchmark: October 3-7
2nd Nine Weeks Benchmark: December 12-16
- 3rd Nine Weeks Benchmark: March 6-10
Steven D. Shadwick, Director of Assessment & Gifted Education
Office of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
3951 12th Street, Building K
Meridian, MS 39307