Assessment Blueprint

The Hazel Park School District has developed an assessment blueprint intended to guide instruction, provide a comprehensive view of our students' achievement to the Board of Education and parents, and meet federal and state mandates. In addition to school and district-level assessments, our students participate in the following:

For more specific details, visit the Hazel Park Assessment Calendar.

Fall

  • i-Ready diagnostic - grades K-8; Edison grades 9-12; INVEST grades 9-10
  • PSAT/NMSQT - grades 9-11
  • WIDA Screener - Potential ELL students

Winter

  • i-Ready diagnostic - grades K-8; Edison grades 9-12; INVEST grades 9-10
  • WIDA Access - grades K-12 ELL students

Spring

  • i-Ready diagnostic - grades K-8; Edison grades 9-12; INVEST grades 9-10
  • PSAT 8 - grade 8
  • PSAT 9 and PSAT 10 - grades 9 and 10
  • SAT/ACT Workkeys - grade 11; grade 12 student that did not test in grade 11
  • M-STEP/Mi-Access - grades 3-8 and 11

Spring 2021 State Assessment Reports Parent/Guardian Letter

To help you better understand your child’s scores, we have included the state of Michigan’s Parent Guides (see below). These guides provide an in-depth understanding of your child’s results. The state has also developed the Starting Smarter website: https://mi.startingsmarter.org/. The Starting Smarter website provides a more concise overview of the M-STEP along with some helpful M-STEP and learning resources.

2021 Spring 

M-STEP Parent Guide Grade 3

M-STEP Parent Guide Grade 4

M-STEP Parent Guide Grade 5

M-STEP Parent Guide Grade 6

M-STEP Parent Guide Grade 7

M-STEP and PSAT Grade 8 - How to Read your Child's Score Report

M-STEP, WorkKeys, SAT Grade 11 - How to Read your Child's Score Report

MI-Access Parent Guide Grades K-12

District Contact:
Stephanie Dulmage
Director of 21st Century Learning
(248) 658-5234
stephanie.dulmage@hazelparkschools.org

Secretary
Ms. Jamie Buczko
Secretary to the Directors of Curriculum and 21st Century Learning
(248) 658-5238 
jamie.buczko@hazelparkschools.org