QSI Dongguan use a variety of tests to measure progress in our Intensive English classes.  Initial placement is based on performance on the Fountas and Pinnell. The following tests are administered throughout the year to measure progress in English proficiency:

  • Fountas and Pinnell—Regularly
  • Standard English Language Proficiency Test—December
  • STAR Reading Test—Monthly
  • Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) Test—September and April; Measures progress in Reading, Language Arts, and Mathematics.
  • Writing Assessment—September and April