Testing
Bubble Sheet
Testing Schedule
Specific testing dates are available on the individual school websites.
South Carolina requires the following assessments:

Richard Carroll

Elementary School 

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4K: PALS (Phonological Awareness Literacy Screening); administered to 4K students during the 1st 45 days of school and again during the last 45 days.

5K: KRA (Kindergarten Readiness Assessment); administered to 5K students during the 1st 45 days of school.

Grade 2: CogAt and Iowa--assessments for determining eligibility for Gifted and Talented identification. The testing window for 2020 is October 15th-November 7th. 

3-6: SCReady: English Language Arts and Math assessment; Spring 2020 administration will be conducted as online testing during the last twenty days of school. Schools will post actual testing dates in Spring of 2020.

4 & 6: SCPASS: Science (state provision suspending Social Studies for 2020): Spring 2020 administration will be conducted as online testing during the last twenty days of school. Schools will post actual testing dates in Spring of 2020. 

WIDA ACCESS: administered in grades 5K-12 to identified English Learner students to assess English Language Acquisition. The state testing window is January 27th-March 13th. 

SC-Alt: Core Content (ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies) assessments administered to identified severely cognitively disabled students. The state testing window is March 9th-April 24th.

Bamberg-Ehrhardt

Middle School 

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7-8: SCReady: English Language Arts and Math assessment; Spring 2020 administration will be conducted as online testing during the last twenty days of school. Schools will post actual testing dates in Spring of 2020.

7-8: SCPASS: Science and Social Studies: No 2020 administration due to a state provision suspending these tests for one year.  

WIDA ACCESS: administered in grades 5K-12 to identified English Learner students to assess English Language Acquisition. The state testing window is January 27th-March 13th. 

End of Course Examination: 8th grade Honors Math class students take Algebra 1.

SC-Alt: Core Content (ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies) assessments administered to identified severely cognitively disabled students. The state testing window is March 9th-April 24th.

Bamberg-Ehrhardt

High School

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End of Course Examination: Algebra 1, English 2, US History, Biology; Fall testing scheduled for 12/4, 12/11-14/19.

Ready 2 Work (R2W) Career Readiness Assessment: All 11th graders are required to take the assessment.The state testing window is March 30th-April 8th. Senior retakers will test on 12/3/19

WIDA ACCESS: administered in grades 5K-12 to identified English Learner students to assess English Language Acquisition. The state testing window is January 27th-March 13th. 

SC-Alt: Core Content (ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies) assessments administered to identified severely cognitively disabled students. The state testing window is March 9th-April 24th.

Non-Required Assessments:

College-entrance assessments for 11th graders: Students may opt to take either The ACT or The SAT.  Test dates will be announced soon. This is the only test offering from the State of South Carolina that students may opt out of taking.