ISTEP Test

ISTEP Test

About ISTEP Test

Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (usually referred to simply as ISTEP or ISTEP+) is an annual No Child Left Behind test designed by the Indiana Department of Education to measure students' mastery of basic language and science skills, particularly reading, writing and mathematics. Before 2009 it was administered in the fall; beginning the 2009-10 school year it was be administered in the spring. All students in grades 3 through 8 and high school sophomores take the ISTEP+ each spring, with language arts and math covered in each test. Additionally, students in grades 4 and 6 are tested in science, and students in grades 5 and 7 are tested in social studies.