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InView Testing for Grades 2, 4, 6 Will Be Held on Jan. 3rd and 4th

InView Testing for Grades 2, 4, 6 Will Be Held on Jan. 3rd and 4th 

On January 3rd and 4th students in Grades 2, 4 and 6 will be taking a cognitive abilities assessment called the InView Assessment.

The InView Assessment is a broad-based evaluation that includes questions on verbal, nonverbal and quantitative reasoning. It is widely considered to be a measurement of the skills and abilities most directly related to academic success.

The Jackson School District has been utilizing this assessment for years. It provides us with:

  • An accurate and reliable measure of inductive and deductive reasoning processes—abilities crucial for academic success;
  • A valuable measure of quantitative reasoning, not reliant on math questions and free of gender bias;
  • Insightful information about student skills that are valid predictors of student academic success; and
  • The ability to identify students for placement in the most appropriate learning programs.


The test will take approximately two and a half hours (split between two days) and is administered with paper and pencil in a classroom setting. It requires no prior test preparation activities.

If your child is ill and absent, make-up test dates are scheduled for Jan. 5th and Jan. 8th.

For more information about the varied assessments we use in the Jackson School District, please visit the district’s Understanding Assessments and Gradingsite.