EQAO is responsible for
- overseeing Ontario’s provincial assessment program. EQAO’s provincial tests assess students’ literacy (reading and writing) and numeracy (mathematics) skills at key points in students’ kindergarten to Grade 12 education.
- coordinating Ontario’s participation in national and international assessments, on behalf of the Government of Ontario.
The Assessment of Reading, Writing and Mathematics, Primary Division (Grades 1–3) tests the reading, writing and math skills students are expected to have learned by the end of Grade 3.
Math Proficiency Test
At this time the requirement to successfully complete the Math Proficiency Test (MPT) for certification with the Ontario College of Teachers is no longer in effect. All testing is currently paused. Please visit the Ontario College of Teachers’ website for updates or contact the College at 416-961-8800 or [email protected].