Students in grades 3, 4, and 5 are required to take standardized tests mandated by the Virginia Department of Education.
For Spring 2019 testing, Grades 4 and 5 mathematics assessments will include the Desmos Virginia Four Function Calculator on the section of the test in which a calculator is allowed.
For the 2018-2019 school year, third, fourth and fifth grade students will take the SOL tests online using TestNav8 software. See the testing schedule below.
Third Grade Fourth Grade Fifth Grade *Math CAT *Math CAT *Math CAT *Reading CAT *Reading CAT *Reading CAT Virginia Studies Science
*Click here to go to the new TestNav8. Then click on SOL practice tests.* Then click on the subject you wish to practice. This is the site to practice the SOLs. You have the opportunity to practice using the tools and see the different types of test questions.
Click here to go to the VDOE site with all grade level test practice guides.
To find out more about the Standards of Learning exams:
The Virginia Department of Education:
- TestNav8 Practice and Learning
- Released past SOL Tests
- Archived released past SOL Tests
- Video for computer adaptive online testing in Virginia
- Video Guide to Computer Adaptive Testing
- Division of Student Assessment and School Improvement
- School Report Card
To help prepare your child, please visit the following links:
Online Practice Games:
- First in Math log in through Clever
- SOL Passand SOL PASS Released SOL Tests
- Jefferson Labs
- Suffolk Star(many activities)
Schedule (subject to change):
Tues., May 15 - 4th grade reading SOL day 1
Wed., May 16 - 4th grade reading SOL day 2
Thurs., May 17 - 3rd and 5th grade reading SOL day 1
Fri., May 18 - 3rd and 5th grade reading SOL day 2
Tues., May 22 - 4th grade Virginia Studies SOL & 5th grade Science SOL
Wed., May 23 - 3rd grade math SOL day 1
Thurs., May 24 - 3rd grade math SOL day 2
Wed., May 30 - 4th and 5th grade math SOL day 1
Thurs., May 31 - 4th and 5th grade math SOL day 2
Make ups will be held as soon as possible.
Expedited retake schedule will be made after initial testing has begun.