Testing & Assessment FAQs

What tests are required as part of the program?

Students who are enrolled in Newark Prep are required to take the following tests:

  • Scantron Achievement and Performance Assessments for student placement and to monitor student progress
  • K12 lesson, unit, and semester assessments
  • New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge
  • Algebra for all students in grade 9
  • High School Proficiency Assessment for grades 11 and 12 (applicable for future academic years)
  • New Jersey Biology Competency Test for all high school students, regardless of grade level, who are enrolled in a first-year biology course any time during the academic year

Do I have to participate in state testing?

Families enrolling at Newark Prep must be willing to participate in all required areas of the program.