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2011 PSSA Information

Pennsylvania System of School Assessments (PSSA) Overview

The annual Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) is a standards-based, criterion-referenced assessment used to measure a student's attainment of the academic standards while also determining the degree to which school programs enable students to attain proficiency of the standards.  Every Pennsylvania student in grades 3 through 8 and grade 11 is assessed in reading and math.  Every Pennsylvania student in grades 5, 8 and 11 is assessed in writing.  Every Pennsylvania student in grades 4, 8 and 11 is assessed in science.

2011 Statewide Results Released

Department of Education Announces Results of 2011 PSSA Exams
September 29, 2011 – The Pennsylvania Department of Education today released the results of the 2011 Pennsylvania System of School Assessments (PSSA) administered in the spring.

2011 PSSA Fast Facts

2011 PSSA Data