The Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBA) in mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) are aligned to the Hawaii Common Core Standards, and designed to measure whether students are "on track" for readiness in college and/or career. The SBA is mandatory for Hawaii Public School students in grades 3 - 8 and 11.
Students in Grade 3 - 5 begin Interim Testing Nov.4- Dec. 2
How can you help?
Be sure your child gets a good night's sleep
Eats a healthy breakfast
Encourage your child to do his/her best
Be sure your child is in school on testing days
Remind your child to double check for errors
See resources below for more information