2018-2019 Assessment Schedule
Utah Aspire Plus - Grades 9 and 10
Utah Aspire Plus is a hybrid assessment for 9th- and 10th-grade students created through collaboration with Utah educators, the Utah State Board of Education, and Pearson using ACT Aspire and Utah assessment questions. The use of both ACT Aspire questions and Utah assessment questions allow:
- Alignment to Utah Core Standards and calculation of student growth scores.
- Predictive-scoring for Utah’s College and Career Readiness assessment (the ACT).
Testing Date: April 30, 2019
Testing Times: All tests are timed and must be completed in the allotted time.*
- Math: 90 Minutes
- Science: 60 Minutes
- Reading: 90 Minutes
- English: 45 Minutes
*Tests are not divided into sections. Each test must be completed in one sitting (unless the student has an IEP, 504, or English Learner accommodation for stop-the-clock breaks or for securely extending the test over multiple days).