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
  • All NJ ASK and NJBCT Nonscorable Test Booklets will be picked up by our courier June 13-29. If the courier is unable to retrieve your test materials upon arrival, your district will then be responsible for returning the test materials via FedEx or another trackable carrier at the district’s expense. MI will not schedule return trips by our courier. Please understand that no address changes or district closed date changes can be made at this time.
  • The Online Record Change Roster will be available to districts July 5 – 21. All student demographic changes MUST be made prior to 11:59 PM July 21. NO CHANGES CAN BE MADE ONCE THE RCR HAS CLOSED. There are no exceptions.
  • 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
2017Sept. 30 - Nov. 16, 2016Online Material Survey available - Order Test Materials
2017Sept. 30 - Nov. 16, 2016Pre-ID Labels Are Active
2017Jan. 26 – Feb. 8, 2017NJ ASK Parent, Student Teacher Guides arrive in Districts
2017Feb. 14-28, 2017Online Registration for Live DTC Training Sessions
2017March 13-17, 2017DTC Training
2017May 1-25, 2017Authorization to Receive Secure Test Materials form available
2017May 9-23, 2017NJ ASK test materials arrive in districts
2017May 31, 2017Grades 4 & 8 Regular Testing
2017June 7, 2017Grades 4 & 8 Make-up Testing
2017July 5-21, 2017Record Change Roster (RCR) available
2017August 7, 2017Alphabetical Student Rosters posted
2017Aug 14, 2017Alphabetical Student Roster data in Excel posted
2017Aug 25, 2017Remainder of Electronic Score Reports posted
2017Sept. 12-15, 2017Individual Student Reports and Student Stickers arrive in districts
2017Dec. 29, 2017Final day to get 2017 E-Reports on the website