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ACCESS/MCAS Testing Schedule  for School Year 2017-2018

MCAS Testing Schedule for School Year 2017-2018

(Schedule below last updated 11.21.2017. For the most up-to-date schedule, please visit the DESE Testing website.)

November 2017 MCAS ELA and Mathematics Retests

  • November 8 - ELA Composition, Sessions A and B
  • November 9 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Sessions 1 and 2
  • November 14 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Session 3
  • November 15 - Mathematics, Session 1
  • November 16 - Mathematics, Session 2
  • November 17 - Last date for make-up testing

2018 ACCESS for ELLs Test (grades K-12)

  • January 4 - February 7: ACCESS for ELLs test sessions

February 2018 MCAS High School Biology Tests

  • February 5 - Biology, Session 1
  • February 6 - Biology, Session 2
  • February 8 - Last date for make-up testing

March 2018 MCAS ELA and Mathematics Retests

  • February 28 - ELA Composition, Sessions A and B
  • March 1 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Sessions 1 and 2
  • March 2 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Session 3
  • March 5 - Mathematics, Session 1
  • March 6 - Mathematics, Session 2
  • March 7 - Last date for make-up testing

March - April 2018 MCAS Grade 10 MCAS ELA Test

  • March 27 - ELA Composition, Sessions A and B
  • April 5 - ELA Composition, Make-up Sessions A and B
  • March 28 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Sessions 1 and 2
  • March 29 - ELA Reading Comprehension, Session 3
  • April 10 - Last date for make-up testing

May 2018 Grade 10 MCAS Mathematics Test

  • May 23 - Mathematics Session 1
  • May 24 - Mathematics Session 2
  • May 30 - Last date for make-up testing

June 2018 High School MCAS STE Tests (Biology, Chemistry, Introductory Physics, Technology/Engineering)

  • June 6 - STE Session 1
  • June 7 - STE Session 2
  • June 12 - Last date for make-up session