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MCA Information and Testing Resources


Students in grades 3, 4, and 5 will be participating in the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA) in Reading and Math this spring. Students in grade 5 will also participate in the Science MCA.

Our school testing calendar is available on our website (testing schedule)

The Minnesota Department of Education Testing Website contains a lot of information to help students and their families know more about the assessments and how to help students be ready for them.  

The documents listed above are available in:
Arabic               Laotian   
Chinese            Oromo
English              Russian
Hmong             Somali
Karen                Spanish
Khmer              Vietnamese.


MCA Items samplers are practice tests are available to students on the Minnesota Pearson Access Next website


MCA Student tutorials (videos to learn about the test) are also available:


The Perspective for Families Website also has thousands of learning resources to help students improve and achieve.