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Update on NYS Grades 3-8 Testing

Dear Rye City School District Community:

Please be advised that the New York State Education Department has cancelled the following exams for this spring:

  • New York State Grades 3-8 English Language Arts Test;
  • New York State Grades 3-8 Mathematics Test;
  • New York State Grade 4 Elementary-Level Science Test;
  • New York State Grade 8 Intermediate-Level Science Test;
  • New York State English as a Second Language Achievement Test (NYSESLAT) in Grades K-12; and
  • New York State Alternate Assessment (NYSAA) for students with severe cognitive disabilities in Grades 3-8 and high school.

Thank you and best regards,

Dr. Eric Byrne
Superintendent of Schools