5/03/22 Test Administration Update

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As testing continues for the OSTP Grades 3-8 Test Administration, we encourage you to visit the Oklahoma Help & Support Site https://oklahoma.onlinehelp.cognia.org/ in conjunction with the Office of Assessments website https://sde.ok.gov/office-assessments as resources for finding information on the Oklahoma School Testing Program (OSTP). Please visit these sites often for updates and supporting documents.

Reminders:

OSTP Grades 3-8 Testing Window

  • Last day for Paper Based Testing (PBT) is May 3, 2022
  • Computer Based Testing (CBT) April 20 – May 17, 2022

Technical Assistance

If you experience a technical issue during testing it is important to contact the Cognia Oklahoma Service Desk as soon as the issue occurs. Our trained staff can help troubleshoot the problem as it’s occurring, which allows the student to continue with testing faster.

Materials Returns

An automatic pick up has been scheduled for your OSTP grades 3-8 scorable and nonscorable paper-based materials, for all content areas, on May 5, 2022.

Please contact the Oklahoma Service Desk at 866-629-0220 if you have arranged for your own pickup through the materials management system or if UPS has not picked up your secure and non-secure paper-based test materials on the date indicated above.

Detailed information on how to package your paper-based test materials for return, can be found on pages 38-43 of the Test Preparation Manual. https://oklahoma.onlinehelp.cognia.org/manuals/

The Return of Materials Poster is also available for you to use as a quick reference guide. https://oklahoma.onlinehelp.cognia.org/return-of-materials-poster/

Spring DTC Post-Test Administration Meeting – Registration is Required to Attend

This will be a virtual meeting taking place on May 23, 2022, from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Central Standard Time. Please register now if you haven’t already. We look forward to your feedback.

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