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 online reports for NJ ASK Science Grades 4 and 8 2015 are currently available. Reports will remain online until December 31, 2015. All Individual Student Reports were delivered to districts September 8-11, 2015.
  • Please be sure to complete BOTH your Online Material Survey and uploading of Pre-ID label files for NJ ASK 2016. Websites for these activities will be available for use September 30 – November 16, 2015. Please remember that submission of a Pre-ID label file does not constitute an order for test materials. Test Materials must be ordered via the Online Material Survey. No late entries will be accepted.
  • 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
2016Sept. 30 - Nov. 16, 2015Online Material Survey available - Order Test Materials
2016Sept. 30 - Nov. 16, 2015Pre-ID Labels Are Active
2015Dec. 31, 2015Final day to get 2015 E-Reports on the website
2016Jan. 26 – Feb. 8, 2016NJ ASK Parent, Student Teacher Guides arrive in Districts
2016Feb. 23 - Mar. 7, 2016Online Registration for Live DTC Training Sessions
2016March 21-25, 2016DTC Training
2016April 28 - 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