The testing program for schools within the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland is designed to serve and assist teachers and administrators in a systematic evaluation of the curriculum and planning of instruction. Additional individual standardized testing programs are also used in some grades to determine how best to meet students’ needs in specific areas.
The Cognitive Abilities Test is a national norm-referenced test that is composed of a battery of sub-tests which are a measure of verbal abstract reasoning and problem solving ability. These tests are given each year to Grade One in the fall, and Grades Two, Three, Five, and Seven in the spring.
The IOWA Test of Basic Skills is a national norm-referenced test that provides for the comprehensive measurement of a student’s growth and achievement in the fundamental skills of reading, vocabulary, word analysis, listening, language, mathematics, science and social studies. These tests are given to all Grades One through Eight in the spring.
St. Gabriel Catholic Church
9935 Johnnycake Ridge Road
Concord Township, OH 44060
School Phone: 440-352-6169
Learning Loft PS Phone: 440-354-7574