State Assessments

In addition to formative assessments as part of our mastery-based model, Franklin Discovery Academy participates in all state mandated tests.


Dibels is completed three times a year for Kindergarten through Third Grade. Dibels is administered during the state testing windows. Test scores are reported to the state of Utah as required by state and federal law.

  • Beginning of year assessment
  • Middle of the year assessment
  • End of the year assessments


Sage is administered during the state testing windows near the end of the school year for grades three through six. Results are updated in ASPIRE by the State Board of Educations Assessment Department generally in the month of August. 

Cumulative school and state wide tests scores for the 2017-2018 school year are released by the state during the summer months.  Click here for State of Utah Pamphlet on Sage testing. En EspaƱol

Test Results

Please contact your mentor teacher for more information about your individual student's test results. If you have further questions regarding state tests please contact school administration.

Exclusion from Testing

We highly recommend every student take the assessments. It helps the school determine placement for leveled learning Engage classes. Additionally state tests are a part of the state grading of our school. Exclusion forms can be picked up at the front desk during normal school hours. A new form must be completed for each school year. A Click here for state parental exclusion frequently asked question.