At Calvert, we offer FREE, no-obligation placement tests to ensure your child is enrolled in the appropriate grade level courses. Our Calvert placement tests are designed to provide valuable insight into your child’s concept knowledge and skills applications. Our answer keys will provide you with the ability to quickly see where your child should be placed in grades K-8 when not using our Advisory Teaching Service (ATS). If you are using our Advisory Teaching Service (ATS) with your child in grades 4-8, please submit your ungraded placement test to Calvert at email@example.com.
Our Pre-K–3rd Grade placement tests are graded by you, the parent.
Have your student complete the appropriate assessment below. Then, you can grade the assessment yourself with the provided answer key. If you would like some additional guidance after completion and grading, feel free to discuss your child’s placement with our Support team by phone at (888)-487-4652 (option 2) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*If you are planning to enroll your Kindergarten–2nd Grade student in a higher math grade level, or are unsure of your child’s ability, please use our Primary Math Assessment and Primary Math Assessment Answer Key to determine appropriate placement for 1st–3rd Grade math courses.
Our 4th-8th Grade placement tests are graded by you, the parent. Answer keys are provided in the table below to assist you. If you are using our Advisory Teaching Service (ATS) with your child in grades 4-8, submit your ungraded placement test to email@example.com.
If after your child has completed the appropriate test below you would like some guidance, feel free to discuss your child’s placement with our Support team by phone at (888)-487-4652 (option 2) or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: 4th–8th Grade students enrolling in Calvert’s Advisory Teaching Service (ATS) for the first time are required to submit their ungraded placement test to Calvert prior to enrollment.
|Placement Guidelines||Placement Test and Answer Key|
|4th Grade||4th Grade Placement Guidelines||4th Grade Placement Test
4th Grade Placement Answer Key
|5th Grade||5th Grade Placement Guidelines||5th Grade Placement Test 5th Grade Placement Answer Key|
|6th Grade||6th Grade Placement Guidelines||6th Grade Placement Test 6th Grade Placement Answer Key|
|7th Grade||7th Grade Placement Guidelines||7th Grade Placement Test 7th Grade Placement Answer Key|
|8th Grade||8th Grade Placement Guidelines||8th Grade Placement Test 8th Grade Placement Answer Key|
Please note: 4th–8th Grade students enrolling in Calvert’s Advisory Teaching Service (ATS) for the first time are required to submit their ungraded placement test to email@example.com prior to enrollment.
Our Verticy placement tests are graded and evaluated by placement specialists. Submit placement tests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Part 1: Auditory Portion
This assessment is not timed, but it will take your student 20-30 minutes to complete. You will need headphones or speakers before you begin.
Online Verticy Placement Assessment Part 1
Part 2: Written Portion
Each placement test below includes instructions on how to submit your completed tests to Calvert. The test progressively becomes more difficult within each section. Normally, students cannot complete the entire written assessment. Have your child complete as much as he or she is able of each section.
|Verticy Core Placement Tests and Answer Keys|
|Verticy Core 3rd and 4th Grade Placement Test|
|Verticy Core 5th Grade Placement Test|
|Verticy Core 6th Grade Placement Test|
|Verticy Core 7th and 8th Grade Placement Test|
|Verticy Phonics/Spelling for Grades 3-8|
|Verticy Phonics/Spelling Placement Test|
|Verticy Grammar/Composition Test for Grades 3-8|
|Verticy Grammar/Composition Placement Test|
If you have additional questions regarding placement, please contact our Education Counselors by phone at (888)-487-4652 or email email@example.com.
I was thrilled when we received the results of our Placement Tests. Not only did our counselor provide course recommendations, she spent a lot of time answering my questions and offering suggestions to help us transition to homeschooling. I couldn’t be more pleased.— Kristene H., Calvert Mom