Testing and Assessment FAQs
What tests are required as part of the program?
Full-time students in Hoosier Academy at Indianapolis (Hoosier) are required to take the following tests:
- Grades K–2: DIBELS Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills
- Grades 3–8: Indiana Statewide Testing for Education Progress-Plus (ISTEP+)
- Grade 3: IRead (Indiana Reading and Evaluation and Determination assessment)
Does my child have to participate in state testing?
Yes. As a public charter school, Hoosier students must participate in all state-mandated testing. This is a mandatory requirement.