New Jersey Assessment Of Skills And Knowledge

The NJ ASK Science assessment will be administered to all New Jersey public school students in grades 4 and 8.

Assessment Activities

Visit the Activities page to learn the details about what each activity link does and when it is available.

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What's New
  • ATTENTION: Please note that there is an error on page 37 of the NJ ASK DTC Manual regarding pick-up dates of nonscorable test materials. Dates on this page ONLY indicate INCORRECTLY that courier pick-up begins on June 11. Courier pick-up dates are JUNE 6-21 as indicated in the Important Dates section of the NJ ASK homepage, the inside cover of the DTC Manual and various other locations with scheduling information. Please ensure that your nonscorable test materials are ready for pick-up now. If the courier arrives at your district and cannot retrieve your nonscorable materials, your district will be invoiced charges incurred for their return trip to your district.
  • Online Registration for District Test Coordinator Training is open from February 23 – March 7, 2016. Training will be held regionally the week of March 21-25, 2016. Please see the DTC Training Registration (Instructional Memo) for more information.
  • Test Materials for NJ ASK Science Grades 4 and 8 will be delivered to your district between May 2-13, 2016.
  • SID (NJSMART) - for assistance with SID numbers, please contact the NJ SMART Helpdesk at (800) 254-0295 or e-mail or visit the NJDOE website at the following web address:
Important Dates
AdministrationDateWhat's Happening
2016Feb. 23 - Mar. 7, 2016Online Registration for Live DTC Training Sessions
2016March 21-25, 2016DTC Training
2016April 25 - May 18, 2016Authorization to Receive Secure Test Materials form available
2016May 2-13, 2016NJ ASK test materials arrive in districts
2016May 25, 2016Grades 4 & 8 Regular Testing
2016June 1, 2016Grades 4 & 8 Make-up Testing
2016June 6-21, 2016Courier picks up secure non-scorable materials
2016June 30 - July 15, 2016Record Change Roster (RCR) available
2016August 3, 2016Alphabetical Student Rosters Posted
2016Aug 10, 2016Alphabetical Student Roster Data in Excel Posted
2016Aug 22, 2016Remainder of Electronic Score Reports Posted
2016Sept. 8-14, 2016Individual Student Reports and Student Stickers arrive in districts
2016Dec. 31, 2016Final day to get 2016 E-Reports on the website