ACT Aspire Family Information
Below you will find information to help you understand what the ACT Aspire is, what it is used for, and how to support your student.
Understanding the ACT Aspire Results:
Letter to families:
Aspire Test Times:
Approximate time needed for each section of the test is found in this PDF document.
Learn more about appropriate changes to support all learners:
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Brief description of assessment:
Learn more about the ACT Aspire test in the following documents:
ACT Aspire: a brief description (pdf)
State Level Data:
Learn more about the Aspire test and how MMSD schools are doing at the following DPI website:
Wisconsin's WISEDash public data system.
Learn about WISEDash with the A-Z support site.
More about WISEDash: FAQ site.
Wondering what questions to ask in a meeting or conference? Here are some starting points:
Possible ACT Aspire Discussion Points (pdf)
Using results to help your child:
You have received the most recent test results, so now what? How can you use them to help support your child? Below are some ideas:
For the English portion of the test
For the Reading portion of the test
For the Writing portion of the test
For the Math portion of the test
For the Science portion of the test