Student Assessment and Evaluation is responsible for the administration of provincial, national, and international assessments.
The Program of Learning Assessment for Nova Scotia (PLANS) provides reliable and accurate data to assist in educational decision making at all levels: student, home, school, region/board, and province.
Student Assessment and Evaluation administers a comprehensive assessment program which provides reliable and accurate data about student performance in mathematics and literacy. The Program of Learning Assessment for Nova Scotia (PLANS) is responsible for the administration of international, national, and provincial assessments and examinations. Student Assessment and Evaluation develops, administers, scores, and reports on English and French provincial assessments and examinations.
Please click on the following links for a complete schedule of assessments:
- 2020-2021 PLANS Schedule (Regional Centres) - REVISED 04-2021
- 2020-2021 PERNE horaire (Conseil scolaire acadien provincial) - RÉVISÉE 04-2021
- May 8, 2021 Update: Spring 2021 administrations of Nova Scotia Assessments and Nova Scotia Examinations have been cancelled due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns / L’administration des Évaluations et des Examens de la Nouvelle-Écosse prévue au printemps 2021 a été annulée en raison des préoccupations continues causées par la COVID-19.