• Provision for Private or Home School Students


    Children who attend private schools or who are homeschooled may take Missouri Assessment Program assessments during the district’s scheduled testing windows.  The Missouri Assessment Program assessments include Grade-level Assessments for grades 3-8, End-of-Course assessments for high school students in Algebra 1, English 2, Biology and Government, and the Census Administration of the ACT.  The Census Administration of the ACT is for 11th grade students only.


    The student, parent or legal guardian should contact the district Assessment office at (314) 345-2525 to register for the assessment.  Students must be able to demonstrate that they meet residency requirements as described at https://www.slps.org and provide necessary information for test registration in a timely manner.


    The deadlines for requesting an assessment is as follows:


    Registration Deadline

    Test Name

    Grade Levels

    Test Dates

    First week of October



    Early December

    First week of January

    Grade-level Assessments in English Language Arts and Mathematics



    First week of January

    Grade-level Assessments in Science

    5, 8


    Last week of February



    Late April – May

    Last week of March

    ACT Census Administration


    Late April