ISTEP Still In Play For Some Students

Indiana’s high school sophomores likely will take the ISTEP standardized exam for two more years even as it’s being replaced for younger students. State officials are preparing a new test starting in spring 2019 for elementary and middle-school students named ILEARN. A bill approved by the General Assembly delays until spring 2022 a switch to testing high school students with a national exam, such as the SAT or ACT.