Tyrone Area School District
701 Clay Avenue Tyrone, PA 16686
Phone: 814-684-0710 FAX: 814-684-8408
   
 
 

PSSA Testing Dates

PSSA Math and Reading &
PSSA-M Math and PSSA-M Reading

March 12 - March 23, 2012

PSSA Writing

April 16 - April 20, 2012

PSSA Science and PSSA-M Science

April 23 - April 27, 2011



Who Takes the PSSA?

  • Math/Reading – All students in grades 3-8 and 11
  • Writing – All students in grades 5, 8, and 11
  • Science – All students in grades 4, 8, and 11

 

Resource Materials

  • Item  and Scoring Samplers
  • Performance Level Descriptors

             - Detailed description of Advanced, Proficient, Basic, and Below Basic

  • Performance Level Cut Scores
  • Handbook for all content areas
  • 2012“Getting Ready” Power Point

 

http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_(pssa)/8757/resource_materials/507610