Standards of Learning (SOL) Testing

Computer Adaptive Testing (CAT) Information:
View the Computer Adaptive Testing FAQ (PDF)

Expedited Retake Information:
View the Expedited Retake FAQ (PDF)


SOL TESTING DATES (2017-2018)

ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS:
May 18-June 8  (grades 3-5)

MIDDLE SCHOOLS:
March 19-23  (writing grade 8)
May 18-June 8  (non-writing grades 6-8)

HIGH SCHOOLS:
Semester 1:
October 17-18  (writing paper/pencil testing)
October 23-November 3  (writing online testing)
December 4-8  (retesters)
December 15-January 23  (non-writing testing)

Semester 2:
March 14-15  (writing paper/pencil testing)
March 19-30  (writing online testing)
May 7-11  (retesters)
May 17-June 11  (non-writing testing)


VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (VDOE)
DIVISION OF ASSESSMENT AND REPORTING:

Accountability and VA Public Schools

Information for Students and Families

Guidelines for Participation of Students with Disabilities in VA’s Accountability System

Guidelines for Special Test Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

SOL’s Currently in Effect for VA Public Schools

SOL Released Tests

SOL Cut Scores

SOL State Approved Calculators


SOL PRACTICE:

SOL Released Online Practice Tests (ePat)

Jefferson Lab: VA State SOL Practice Tests

SOL Practice Items

Kwizopia SOL  (iTunes app – free download)


SOL ASSESSMENTS FOR 2017-2018

GRADE 3
Reading
Mathematics

GRADE 4
Reading
Mathematics

GRADE 5
Reading
Mathematics
VA Studies
Science

GRADE 6
Reading
Mathematics
Civics & Economics

GRADE 7
Reading
Mathematics

GRADE 8
Reading
Writing
Pre-Algebra
Science

END-OF-COURSE
English 11 Reading
English 11 Writing
Algebra I
Algebra II
Geometry
World History I
World History II
VA & US History
Earth Science
Biology
Chemistry


Revised 08/30/2017