Mississippi Assessments

Mississippi Statewide Assessments

Test Name


Type of Administration


Mississippi Assessment Program


Grades 3-8, & ALG I and ENG II students

Online: Questar

Assesses all students in grades 3-8 in Reading, Language Arts, Math, and ALG I and English II students (Graduation Requirements)

Mississippi Science Test- 2nd Edition (MST2)

5th & 8th grade

Online:  pearsonaccess.com

Testing Platform: TestNav 8

Assesses students in grades 5 and 8 in the area of science.

Mississippi Alternate Assessment of Extended Curriculum Frameworks (MAAECF)

Grades 3-8 & Grade 12

Paper/Pencil : Computer

Serves as an alternate assessment of the MCT2, MST2, and the SATP2 for students with significant cognitive disabilities.

Subject Area Test Program-2nd Edition (SATP2)

End of Course

Online: pearsonaccess.com 

Testing Platform: TestNav 8

A collection of the end of course assessments that include Biology I and US History.  Passage of these assessments are a graduation requirement. 

English Language Proficiency Test (ELPT)


Online:  CTB LASlinks Assessment System

This assessment is given annually to monitor English learners' progress in acquiring Academic English

Mississippi K-3 Assessment Support System (MKAS 2) Screener Assessment,  K-Readiness Assessment & 3rd Grade Reading Summative Assessment


Online:  mkas.renlearn.com

Screener:  Provides a critical look at students strengths and needs/K-Readiness give a parent and teacher a understanding of what children are able to do upon entering school/3rd grade reading summative will determine minimum level of competency in reading.

ACT State Testing 

Students that are classified as Juniors

Paper and Pencil

College readiness assessment

Subject Area Alternative Test

End of Course

Paper and Pencil

Serves as an alternate assessment of the SATP for students who are pursuing a regular high school diploma and who meet the qualifications.

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