Data & Assessments

Below find links to view the Minnesota New Country School’s Report Cards from the MN Department of Education:

MNCS Secondary MDE Report Card

MNCS Elementary MDE Report Card

 

At MNCS testing data informs a small percentage of our decision making for student programs. Below is our 2017-2018 Assessment Calendar. We do our best to adhere to the listed dates but may make changes if the need arises.

For any assessment related questions please contact Nick Ryan at 507-248-3353, ext. 243.

Parent Guardian Guide and Refusal for Student Participation in Statewide Testing 5.9.18

Who takes what test? 

Typically our students take some or all of three different standardized tests. Below is a list of what tests are taken by students at MNCS:

K-2nd

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

3rd-4th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Math and Reading, spring, est 3 hours testing time.

5th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Math, Reading, and Science, est. 4.5 hours test time.

6th-7th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Math and Reading, spring, est. 3 hours testing time.

8th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Math, Reading, and Science, est. 4.5 hours test time.

9th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

10th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Reading, spring, est 1.5 hours test time.
  • ASVAB (Optional) Winter, est 3 hours test time

11th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.
  • MCA-III Math, spring, est. 1.5 hours test time
  • ACT (Optional) Winter, est 3.5 hours test time

12th

  • NWEA MAP Testing, Reading and Math, fall and spring. Est. 4 hrs total test time.

Continuous Improvement Information

MNCS is designated a Continuous Improvement school for 2016-17 under the criteria of the Federal Title One program that we voluntarily participate in. For more information see the Continuous Improvement Family Notification Letter 16-17.

Assessment Resources

2017-18 Minnesota Assessment and Procedures Manual