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Renaissance STAR Assessments

Renaissance Learning

Polytechnic High School

What:

Renaissance App Logo this is what the APP LOGO looks like in Schoology

When:

  • Testing Window 1 is from now-Oct 30. Pick a date in this window.
  • Testing Window 2 is from Jan 25-Mar 25. Pick a date in this window.
  • Testing Window 3 is May 10-June 9. Pick a date in this window.

 

How:

  • Download app into your courses. (Test day – read the intro/instructions from Admin Sheet)
  • Students click app icon within your course from the left-hand column.
  • Student may need to minimize the Schoology window to see the Renaissance window.
  • Students then choose your class from the list, do 3 practice questions, and then complete the assessment.

 

Pertinent Points:

  • Assessment is approximately 40 minutes-50 minutes.
  • 34 questions long (some students may have one extra – this is called a calibration question.)
  • Assessment is timed. Student will see a tiny clock appear at top of page. This will indicate 15 seconds left.
  • Students can 'pause' the test and finish later by clicking "Stop Test" in the top right and selecting "Resume later."
  • "Resume later" password is 'admin.'
 

Specific details… see the slide deck. Scroll down for Quick Links.