Testing Overview

  • This Testing page includes high school testing information for New Jersey state assessments and college entrance exams. The side bar on the left lists specific assessments with links to other sites for more information. The charts below provide an overview.

    • If a student is permitted extra time or any accommodations by his/her IEP, the parent/guardian should contact the guidance office for additional details on accommodations and accessibility options.


NJGPA

  • Listed below are the New Jersey Graduation Proficiency Assessment (NJGPA) testing dates for LRHSD to be administered in March.

    Tuesday, March 14, 2023

    Wednesday, March 15, 2023

    Makeup: March 20, 2023, to March 24, 2023



NJSLA



PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 8/9



Start Strong Assessments

  • The Start Strong Assessment will be administered from Wednesday, September 28, 2022 through Friday, September 30, 2022.

    • ELA: Grades 9 & 10
    • Math: Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II
    • Science: Grades 9 & 12

SAT

  • The SAT is a college entrance exam that is mainly for grades 11 and 12 and is not a graduation requirement.  The curriculum covered is comprehensive English Language Arts and Math. Doors open at 7:45am.

    Location: Cherokee High School

    Test Center Number: 31-490



ACT

  • The ACT is a college entrance exam that is mainly for grades 11 and 12 and not a graduation requirement.  The curriculum covered is comprehensive English Language Arts and Math. The Class of 2022 may use ACT scores to meet the NJ High School Graduation Assessment Requirements.  Doors open at 7:45am.



AP Exams

  • The AP Exams are college entrance exams for grades 10, 11 and 12 and are not a graduation requirement.  The curriculum covered varies by AP course.

  • Art and Design: Friday, May 5, 2023 (8 p.m. ET), is the deadline for AP Art and Design digital portfolios to be submitted to the AP Program. May 5 is also the last day to gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students to assemble physical portfolios.