DATA & ASSESSMENTS

At MNCS testing data informs a small percentage of our decision making for student programs. Below is our 2020-2021 Assessment Calendar (Coming Soon). We do our best to adhere to the listed dates but may make changes if the need arises.

For any assessment related questions please contact Nick Ryan at 507-248-3353, ext. 243.

Parent Guardian Guide and Refusal for Student Participation in Statewide Testing 5.3.19

MNCS Testing Calendar

Who takes what test?

Typically our students take some or all of three different standardized tests. Below is a list of what tests are taken by students at MNCS:

K-2nd

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

3rd-4th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Math and Reading, spring, est 3 hours testing time.

5th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Math, Reading, and Science, est. 4.5 hours test time.

6th-7th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Math and Reading, spring, est. 3 hours testing time.

8th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Math, Reading, and Science, est. 4.5 hours test time.

9th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

10th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Reading, spring, est 1.5 hours test time.

  • ASVAB (Optional) Winter, est 3 hours test time

11th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

  • MCA-III Math, spring, est. 1.5 hours test time

  • ACT (Optional) Winter, est 3.5 hours test time

12th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

MCA and fall NWEA test results are distributed at October conferences.

MNCS Course Catalog Index

Language Arts

01028 Language Arts–Kindergarten

01029 Language Arts–Grade 1

01030 Language Arts–Grade 2

01031 Language Arts–Grade 3

01032 Language Arts–Grade 4

01033 Language Arts–Grade 5

01034 Language Arts–Grade 6

01035 Language Arts–Grade 7

01993 Seminar/Project–English Language and Literature

Mathematics

02031 Mathematics –Grade 1

02032 Mathematics –Grade 2 

02033 Mathematics –Grade 3

02034 Mathematics –Grade 4

02035 Mathematics –Grade 5 

02036 Mathematics –Grade 6 

02037 Mathematics –Grade 7 

02038 Mathematics –Grade 8

02072 Geometry

02055 Transition Algebra

02142 Algebra II 

02143 Algebra II/Probability and Statistics

Science

03001 Earth Science

03051 Biology

03101 Chemistry

03151 Physics

03214 Seminar/Project –Science

Social Studies

04983 Seminar/Project–Social Sciences and History

Arts

05994 Interdisciplinary Arts