NJSLA Testing

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Beginning in the Spring of 2021, the New Jersey Student Learning Assessments (NJSLA) for English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics will only be administered to students in grades 3-9. Students in grades, 5, 8, and 11 will still be required to take the NJSLA in Science. More details about the assessments can be found at https://www.state.nj.us/education/assessment/

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(Classes of 2021 and Beyond)

Testing Windows
NJSLA will be administered in the Fall 2021

*Unit Testing Times 
ELA 7-9: 2 Units, 90 minutes each
Math 7,8: 3 Units, 60 minutes each
Algebra I: 2 Units, 90 minutes each
Science 8, 11: 4 Units, 60 minutes each
(*Note: Times do not include IEP/504 Extended Time accommodations)

Special Education Resources
Accessibility Features and Accommodations Manual - 7th Edition

Student Resources
MS Math Reference Sheet - For Math students grades 7-8
HS Math Reference Sheet - For Algebra I
Practice Tests for ELA and Math - grades 7-9
Practice Tests for Science - grades 8 and 11
Tutorial - How to login, navigate the test, and use the equation editor