Explore Grade 9
9th Grade testing is conducted in April each year.
The EXPLORE assessment consists of four standardized assessments: English, Mathematics, Reading and Science Reasoning.
English: 40 Items/30 Minutes
Mathematics: 30 Items/30 minutes
Reading: 30 Items/ 30 Minutes
Science: 28 Items/30 Minutes
Why take the EXPLORE test?
Used as a high school measure of College and Career Readiness Skills.
Compares a students’ educational progress from October of their 8th grade year to April of their 9th grade year.
Provides students preparation for the ACT assessment.