ISASP Parent Letter


 Hello Samuelson Families, 

 Des Moines Public School students in grades 3 through 11 will take the Iowa Statewide Assessment of Student Progress (ISASP) in May.  This assessment is required by the Iowa Department of Education for federal accountability purposes. Below are the plans to administer the assessment at South Union. Please read carefully to ensure you know the plan for your student.  

 Samuelson 3rd-5th Grade InPerson Testing 

  • Monday, May 10: Testing from 8:00-11:00 (Reading) 
  • Tuesday, May 11: Testing from 8:00-11:00 (Language/Writing) 
  • Wednesday, May 12: Testing from 8:00-11:00 (Math) 
  • Thursday, May 13(5th grade only) Testing from 8:00-11:00 (Science) 


Practice: Click here if you would like your student to take a practice test.   


Results: We anticipate sending test results out to all DMPS families via Infinite Campus mid-summer. 


Questions: If you have questions, please contact our test coordinatorAmy Wiegmann, at 


Yours in everything ISASP, 

 Amy Wiegmann, Associate Principal 

Samuelson Elementary