Diagnostic Assessments

New Brunswick Provincial Assessments

ISNS is a private school that uses Canadian Curriculum (Province of New Brunswick) within the International Baccalaureate (IB) framework.  In order to meet the Canadian requirements, ISNS students undergo New Brunswick Provincial Assessments.  The grade levels where these assessments are given may vary from year to year. 


Grades 4, 6 and 10 Reading English and, Math and Scientific Literacies

Grades 4, 6, 10 are scheduled to take these assessments in May of every year.

Data obtained from these assessments provide information on trends in the district, and provincial achievement in literacy.

Grades 9, 11/12 English Language Proficiency Assessment

All students in Grade 0 will take this assessment unless exempt.

All students who were unsuccessful on the Grade 9 assessment must retake the assessment in Grade 11 or 12, unless exempt.

(Success on this assessment is a NB provincial graduation requirement and needed for a Canadian Graduation Diploma)


MAP Growth Assessment in Math

Students in Grades 3-10 take this assessment in the Fall and Spring of every year.


ISNS In-School Assessments

Grade 6-10 Ontario Comprehension Assessment

Grade 6-10 Benchmark Writing Assessment

K5-G5 Reading Running Records

K5-G5 Benchmark Writing Assessment