The Commonwealth of Virginia and Essex County Public Schools participate in assessment including Standards of Learning testing, advance placement testing, growth assessments, phonological awareness and literacy assessment, and quarterly critical skills assessments. The attached assessment calendar is designed to meet Commonwealth requirements while limiting the amount of instructional time spent in assessment.
2016-2017 Assessment Calendar
Virginia Department of Education Practice SOL Assessments
Click on this link: http://www.doe.virginia.gov/testing/sol/practice_items/index.shtml