There are three levels of testing that WCS students may be involved in – State, District and College Readiness. Assessments are used to measure the student’s progress and mastery of what is being taught.
Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP)
TCAP is the Tennessee Department of Education’s assessment system, which includes a variety of assessments mandated by the state and administered through the schools. Expand each section below to learn about the more common TCAP assessments or visit the Student Assessment in Tennessee for more information.
WCS provides students the opportunity to participate in several assessments administered by third party vendors to measure college readiness. While not required by the state or district, many students want to participate for reasons such as scholarship opportunities, post-secondary admission requirements, and college course credit. Expand each section below to learn about the more common college readiness assessments.