Testing and Assessment FAQs
What tests will my child be required to take?
Students who are enrolled in Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy (MGLVA) are required to take the following tests:
Literacy screening for early elementary students
Diagnostic and formative assessments to measure growth and mastery of grade level standards
Michigan Educational Assessment Program (MEAP) for students in grades 3–8:
Math and Reading (grades 3–8)
Science (grades 5 and 8)
Social Studies (grades 6 and 9)
Writing (grades 4 and 7)
Michigan Merit Exam (grade 11 and eligible 12th-grade students)
ACT (grade 11 and eligible 12th-grade students)
Will my child have to participate in state testing?
Yes. As public school students, all MGLVA students must participate in all state-mandated testing.