Testing and Assessment FAQs

What tests are required as part of the program?

Students who are enrolled full-time in Hoosier Academy are required to take the following tests:

  • Grades K–2: DIBELS Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills
  • Grades 3–8: Indiana Statewide Testing for Education Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)
  • Grade 3: IRead (Indiana Reading and Evaluation and Determination assessment)

Do I have to participate in state testing?

Yes. Because Hoosier Academy is a public charter school, all students must participate in the testing that is mandated in Indiana.