Important Dates

Event Date(s)
Secure Browser Release Date
August 16, 2016
TIDE Downtime
September 24, 2016–October 5, 2016
TIDE Go-Live
October 6, 2016
TA Certification Course Go-Live
October 6, 2016
ORS Downtime
October 15, 2016–October 17, 2016
ORS Go-Live (for Interim Assessments)
October 18, 2016
TDS Downtime – Interim Assessments
October 10, 2016–October 17, 2016
TDS Downtime – Summative Assessments
March 9, 2017–March 10, 2017
Teacher Hand-Scoring System Go-Live
October 18, 2016
Teacher Hand-Scoring System Downtime
October 10, 2016–October 17, 2016
Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment Test Window (ICA and IAB)
October 18, 2016–June 9, 2017
Smarter Balanced Math/ELA Summative Assessment Test Window (Grades 3-8)
March 14, 2017–June 9, 2017