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Wisconsin Forward Exam

In School Year 2015-16, Wisconsin introduced a new state assessment called the Wisconsin Forward Exam. This Exam is designed to gauge how well students are doing in relation to the Wisconsin Academic Standards. These standards outline what students should know and be able to do in order to be college and career ready. The Forward Exam is administered online in the spring at:

  • Grades 3-8 in English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics,
  • Grades 4 and 8 in Science, and
  • Grades 4, 8 and 10 in Social Studies

Wisconsin Forward Exam Practice Items

Wisconsin Forward Exam Reports

Wisconsin Forward Exam Scores

More information can be found at the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction website.

General Document(s)
Form English Spanish
Performance Level Descriptors - English Language Arts PDF icon WI_ELA_PerformanceLevelDescriptors.pdf
Performance Level Descriptors - Mathematics PDF icon WI_Math_PerformanceLevelDescriptors.pdf
Wisconsin Forward Exam Performance Levels and Score Ranges PDF icon wi-forward-scores-ranges.pdf
What is an Individual Student Report (ISR)? PDF icon wi-forward-isr.pdf PDF icon wi-forward-isr-sp.pdf
User's Guide to Interpreting Reports PDF icon wi-forward-user-guide-interpreting.pdf
State Percentiles: 2017 PDF icon wi-forward-percentiles-2017.pdf
State Percentiles: 2018 PDF icon wi-forward-percentiles-2018.pdf
State Percentiles: 2019 PDF icon wi-forward-percentiles-2019.pdf