Seward Testing Information

WE ARE MCA READY!

Minneapolis Public Schools is committed to providing all students with the resources and tools they need to realize their academic potential.

The MCAs are state standardized tests that measure a student's proficiency on grade-level state standards. Students in grades 3-8 will take tests in the areas of reading, mathematics, and science (science grades 5 and 8).

Click here to visit the MPS test prep site and access MCA Ready Booklets and additional resources!

MCA Schedule: 

 

Monday

April 9

Tuesday

April 10

Wednesday

April 11

Thursday

April 12

Friday

April 13

 

8-9am

Jody’s lab reading

8-9am

Jody’s lab reading

8-9am

Kaye, Sue and Mary

3rd graders reading

8-9am

Kaye, Sue and Mary

3rd graders reading

 

9-10am

Liz’s lab reading

9-10am

Liz’s lab reading

9-10am

Freny reading

9-10am

Freny reading

 

Monday

April 16

Tuesday

April 17

Wednesday

April 18

Thursday

April 19

Friday

April 20

8-9am

Jody’s lab math

8-9am

Jody’s lab math

8-9am

Kaye, Sue and Mary

3rd graders math

 

8-9am

Kaye, Sue and Mary

3rd graders math

9-10am

Liz’s lab math

9-10am

Liz’s lab math

9-10am

Freny math

9-11:30

E2 MCA Reading (split up over the day) 

9-10am

Freny math

10-12 E2 Reading Finish up

 

 

Monday

April 23

Tuesday

April 24

Wednesday

April 25

Thursday

April 26

Friday

April 27

 

8-10:30 Middle school

MCA reading

8-10:30 Middle school

MCA math

MS Makeups

8th Grade science

MCA during science classes

(session 1)

9-11:30

E2 MCA Math

Makeups, small groups

Makeups, small groups

9-12 E2 Math day 2

 

 

 

Monday

April 30

Tuesday

May 1

Wednesday

May 2

Thursday

May 3

Friday

May 4

MCA Makeups

All grades,

Priority MS

Science

MCA Makeups

All grades,

Priority MS

Science

MCA Makeups

All grades,

Priority MS

Science

8:45-10 Peggy + Lynda

5th graders science

MCA in lab with Z

8:45-10 Shannon + Lea

5th graders science

MCA in lab with Z

 

Monday

May 7

Tuesday

May 8

Wednesday

May 9

Thursday

May 10

Friday

May 11

8:45-10 Kelley + Lisa

5th graders science

MCA in lab with Z

Science MCA

Makeups

 

Science MCA

Makeups

Science MCA

Makeups

Science MCA

Makeups

 

Reading

   Practice Tests:

MATH

   Practice Tests

SCIENCE

Science Tutorial

   Practice Tests:

Other helpful links that support test prep!

http://www.cloquet.k12.mn.us/webpages/TMattson/mcas.cfm  (games for math - lots of grade levels)
 
http://www.amathsdictionaryforkids.com/dictionary.html   (math vocabulary and quick games- older/advanced students)
 
http://prepdog.com/  (all levels - free, practice exams can be printed or used online) 
 
 
 

 

PDF ACCESS Schedule   --  A schedule for the ACCESS for ELLs test