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Monday, October 2, 2017
CONTACT:  Daisy Gonzalez-Diego
Miami-Dade County Public Schools

M-DCPS Revises Testing Calendar due to Hurricane Irma

Miami-Dade County Public Schools has made changes to its Testing Calendar as a result of days missed due to Hurricane Irma. The storm kept Miami-Dade’s schools closed for over a week.

The revised calendar, which has been posted to the District’s website, can be found at It reflects changes to the administration windows for the following programs:

  • Florida Kindergarten Readiness Assessment (FLKRS:STAR assessment) – extended through October 13
  • iReady, Assessment Period 1 (AP1) – extended through October 6
  • Florida Standards Assessment (FSA) English Language Arts (ELA) Retake, Writing Component and End-of-Course Assessments (EOC) in Algebra 1 and Geometry – rescheduled September 18 – October 6 
  • FSA ELA Retake Reading/Listening Component – rescheduled September 18 – October 13
  • Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) Reading Retake and Next Generation Sunshine State Standards (NGSSS) EOCs rescheduled September 18 – October 20 
  • District ELA Writing Test – rescheduled October 9 – November 3
  • Mid-Year Assessments
    • ELA and Mathematics – rescheduled November 20 – December 22
    • Science and Social Studies MYA will remain as scheduled, January 22 – February 16, 2018


For more information, please contact Dr. Sally Shay, District Director, Assessment, Research, and Data Analysis at 305-995-7520.


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