SACS Dropping Online ISTEP+; Testing Will Resume May 6th

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

SACS Dropping Online ISTEP+; Testing Will Resume May 6th

April 29, 2014 Updated Apr 30, 2014 at 3:11 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- Southwest Allen County Schools has made the decision to drop online ISTEP+ exams this week and reschedule ISTEP+ testing next week.

SACS released another announcement this afternoon regarding ISTEP+ testing schedule:

"As of 2:00 PM today, the Southwest Allen County Schools have lost confidence in CTB McGraw Hill and their ability to successfully complete ISTEP testing this week. Therefore, the schedule for ISTEP exams for grades 3-8, as well as IMAST assessments, will resume next Tuesday morning, May 6. Again, thank you for your patience."

The announcement follows Monday's announcement that Fort Wayne Community Schools will also be dropping ISTEP+ online exams. As of this time, East Allen County Schools has made the decision to keep online exams this week as scheduled.




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