Provincial Testing

Provincial Primary and Junior Assessments for Reading, Writing and Math happen between the beginning of the third week in May and the end of the first week in June.

Specific dates of testing will be announced individually by each school in May. Each school may schedule the testing periods any time between May 25 and June 12, 2015.

The Primary and Junior provincial assessments for Reading, Writing and Math are administered for a total of six hours. Students complete Reading, Writing and Math tasks in one hour blocks.

Frequently Asked Questions – EQAO Primary and Junior Provincial Assessments

For additional information on the assessments please visit the EQAO (Education Quality and Accountability Office) web site, which provides the following resources:

Guide for Parents
– Addresses frequently asked questions about the Provincial Assessments
– Available in over 20 different languages

Sample Individual Student Report
– Shows how student results are shared in a report

Student Assessments and Scoring Guides
– Provides questions asked on previous assessments and the scoring used to mark student responses