End-of-Grade (EOG)

Purpose

The North Carolina End-of-Grade Tests are designed to measure student performance on the goals, objectives, and grade-level competencies specified in the North Carolina Standard Course of Study.

  • Reading (Grades 3–8)
  • Mathematics (Grades 3–8)
  • Science (Grades 5 and 8)

Resources

Test Specifications Achievement Level Descriptors

Achievement Level Descriptors

Assessment Briefs

Assessment Briefs

Assessment Briefs

Individual Student Reports

Individual Student Reports

Individual Student Reports (ISR) 

Released Forms

Released Forms

Reading released forms will be available in early 2020.

Paper/Pencil Versions with Answer Keys 

Reading Grade 3: Not yet available
Grade 4 EOG Reading Released Form (printable)
Grade 5 EOG Reading Released Form (printable)
Reading Grade 6: Not yet available 
Grade 7 EOG Reading Released Form (printable)
Reading Grade 8: Not yet available 

Released items may be used by school systems to help acquaint students with items. These materials must not be used for personal or financial gain. Released items and assessments are copyrighted by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and cannot be uploaded into third party applications. Released items may be accessed through the secure browser, NCTest apps for Chromebook and iPad, and via https://data.ncsu.edu/nctest/Destination.html by clicking on the released items icon. (Available in mid March 2020)

Copyright Information

At this time, the released forms for the North Carolina End-of-Grade Tests of Reading may not include all of the reading selections because the NCDPI is finalizing the copyright requests for these tests. Due to budget constraints and the reluctance of copyright holders to grant printing rights via a website, the NCDPI has obtained permissions only for web viewing of these selections. The download or use of these copyrighted materials is restricted by applicable license agreements obtained by the NCDPI and copyright law (Title 17, United States Code). Permission to use any copyrighted material must be obtained directly from the respective copyright holders. To contact the copyright holder, please see the Acknowledgments for each test form.

Paper/Pencil Version with Answer Key

Minimum Calculator Requirement

Graph Paper

Mathematics Grade 3

4-function with memory key

EOG Graph Paper

Mathematics Grade 4

4-function with memory key

Mathematics Grade 5

4-function with memory key

Mathematics Grade 6

Scientific

Mathematics Grade 7

Scientific

Mathematics Grade 8

Scientific

Paper/Pencil Version with Answer Key

Formula/ Reference Sheet

Science Grade 5

NA

Science Grade 8

Periodic Table

Released items may be used by school systems to help acquaint students with items. These materials must not be used for personal or financial gain. Released items and assessments are copyrighted by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and cannot be uploaded into third party applications. Released items may be accessed through the secure browser, NCTest apps for Chromebook and iPad, and via https://data.ncsu.edu/nctest/Destination.html by clicking on the released items icon.

Gridded Response Practice Activity and Practice Sheets Sample Answer Sheets

Sample Answer Sheets

  • Reading answer sheets will be available in early 2020
  • Grade 3 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
  • Grade 4 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
  • Grade 5 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
  • Grade 6 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
  • Grade 7 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
  • Grade 8 Mathematics Answer Sheet 
Supplemental Materials

Supplemental Materials