From the Georgia Department of Education (2015) website:
What is the Georgia Milestones?
Georgia Milestones measures how well students have learned the knowledge and skills outlined in the state-adopted content standards in English Language Arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
Students in grades 3 through 8 take an end-of-grade [(EOG)] assessment in English Language Arts and mathematics while students in grades 5 and 8 are also assessed in science and social studies...
Features the Georgia Milestone Assessment System include:
What is the purpose of the Georgia Milestones?
Georgia Milestones is designed to provide students with critical information about their own achievement and their readiness for their next level of learning – be it the next grade, the next course, or endeavor (college or career)...
For additional information about the Georgia Milestones Assessment System, please visit Georgia Department of Education's webpage by clicking this link.
What content areas and grade levels are tested?
At Sutton, students in grades 6 & 7 will take an EOG assessment in:
Sutton students in grade 8 will take an EOG assessment in:
When? Who? What?
*if an 8th Grade student is enrolled in Algebra I, he/she will take the Algebra I End-of-Course Assessment instead of the Grade 8 Mathematics EOG.