The Wilson County School System received official notification that the State Department of Education intends to award Quester a contract to develop and administer state assessments beginning with the 2016-17 school year.

In grades 3-8 the assessment will be given in a pencil and paper format. High schools will have the option of administering the test using either paper and pencil or using an online platform.

Once a contract is fully executed the Department of Education will share final details regarding state assessments for the upcoming school year.The Wilson County School System will continue to monitor information and share information as it is released.

For more information, you may read the Commissioner of Education’s official public press release statement here: