Florida Standards Assessments

Florida Standards Assessments (FSA)

English Language Arts – Writing Component

Grade Level Numbers of Days of Testing Total Number of Sessions Minutes per Session Total Minutes per Grade Level
4 1 1 90 90
5 1 1 90 90
6 1 1 90 90
7 1 1 90 90
8 1 1 90 90
9 1 1 90 90
10 1 1 90 90
11 1 1 90 90

English Language Arts – Reading Component

Grade Level Numbers of Days of Testing Total Number of Sessions Minutes per Session Total Minutes per Grade Level
3 2 2 80 160
4 2 2 80 160
5 2 2 80 160
6 2 2 85 170
7 2 2 85 170
8 2 2 85 170
9 2 2 90 180
10 2 2 90 180
11 2 2 90 180

Mathematics

Grade Level Numbers of Days of Testing Total Number of Sessions Minutes per Session Total Minutes per Grade Level
3 2 2 80 160
4 2 2 80 160
5 2 2 80 160
6 2 3 60 180
7 2 3 60 180
8 2 3 60 180

FSA End-of-Course Assessments

Grade Level Numbers of Days of Testing Number of Sessions Minutes per Session II Total Minutes per Assessment
Algebra 1 2 2 90 180
Geometry 2 2 90 180
Algebra 2 2 2 90 180

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End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments

Next Generation Sunshine State Standards

Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test® FCAT 2.0

Subject Number of Days Testing Total Number of Sessions Minutes per Session Total Minutes per Grade Level
Reading Retake 2 2 Up to 1/2 school day Up to one full school day
Grade 5 Science 2 2 80 160
Grade 8 Science 1 2 80 160

NGSSS End-of-Course Assessments

Subject Number of Days Testing Total Number of Sessions Minutes per Assessment
Algebra 1 Retake (Completed course prior to the 2014-2015 school year) 1 1 160
Biology 1 1 1 160
Civics 1 1 160
U.S. History 1 1 160

NGSSS EOC assessments are comprised of one, 160-minute session, which is the amount of time represented in this chart. However, students may have up to one regular school day to complete the assessment, if needed.

Programs

Voluntary Pre-K
KidZone
Great Start
The Foundation
FIN
ePathways