Curriculum & Assessment Announcements
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Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) Testing
The focus of the Ponca School District must remain on student learning as the state adds new testing tools. Additional information on each of the NeSA tests as well as practice tests can be found at the Nebraska Department of Education’s website.
Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) Writing Test
Since 2004, the Nebraska statewide writing assessment has been administered annually to students in grades 4, 8, and 11. The purpose of this test is to assess student progress in mastering basic skills based on Nebraska's writing standards.
Additional information about NeSA writing.
RESOURCES FOR TESTING
NeSA TESTING RESOURCES
Mr. Hayes Recommended Sites For NeSA Preparation
Standards Instructional Tool (SIT)
Check 4 Learning Training and Manuals
NeSA Test Prep - Practical Tips on How to Improve Your Child's Performance
Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Levels
MAPS TESTING RESOURCES
MAPS Testing Resources for Parents
MAPS Testing Toolkit for Parents
Example of a Maps Online Individual Student Progress Report
Online Individual Student Progress Report Graphic Format