Ecker Hill Middle School
Ecker Hill Middle School

Testing Information



Testing Tips for Students:

  • Get 8 hours of sleep
  • Eat a healthy breakfast
  • Read all questions carefully
  • Pace yourself
  • Try to answer every questions
  • Do you best and don’t stress!

Remember: Students need to bring their earbuds and a reading book to all test sessions.

2017-2018 Testing Schedule 

Benchmark 2January 14 – 17, 2019

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iReady is a K-12 adaptive Diagnostic for reading and math that pinpoints student needs. Ongoing progress monitoring shows whether students are on track to achieve end-of-year targets. In addition, iReady provides personalized student instruction targeted to students’ unique areas of need.

2017-2018 Testing Schedule

Diagnostic 1:  September 1-8

Diagnostic 2:  January 22 – February 2

Diagnostic 3:  May 8 – June 1

Student Assessment of Growth and Excellence (SAGE)

SAGE is a system of assessments designed to support and measure success and growth. SAGE is designed to support and measure success and growth. SAGE assessments are fair and accurate, reflect Utah’s cultural values, and accurately assess the Utah Core Standards. The SAGE assessment system supports teachers in the classroom. The data obtained in these assessments may be utilized by teachers and administrators to review student progress toward learning targets, plan instruction, provide teacher feedback, provide important achievement and accountability data to students, parents, and other stakeholders, and summative assessments allow for public reporting about school quality.

SAGE 2018 Modified Testing Schedule 

2017-2018 Subject Testing Schedule 

May 17: Writing
May 21: ELA
May 22: Math
May 23: Science

  • Headphones required for all test sessions.
  • Students can use text-to-speech to listen to stimuli or test items being read aloud

Additional Information:

  • Science
    • New test format this year. Includes four sections, which will take approximately 45 minutes per section to complete.
    • Science Calculator Policy

Practice Tests: