• Overview

    The New York State English Language Arts test is given in Spring  to all students in grades 3-8.  The test is used to assess student development in reading, writing, and listening.  The test is taken over a two day period. It is a tool used to measure students' English Language Arts skills.  Every student in grade7 & 8 must take this test after attending school in the United States for one year;  It is required by the New York State Education Department.  The good news is that the best way to prepare for a test of this type is to read, read, and read some more. 

    Supplies your child will need:

    • 2-3 #2 pencils

    • highlighters

    Tips that research proves is highly beneficial to academic success:

    • Eat a high protein breakfast

    • Get plenty of rest