Each year, the Education Quality and Accountability Office
(EQAO) conducts the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). This provincial test measures the performance
of grade 10 students on the reading and writing expectations in all subjects up
to, and including, grade 9. Successful completion of the OSSLT is a
This year, the OSSLT will be
administered on Thursday, March 26, 2015 in the morning. Attendance on this day is mandatory for all grade 10 students and
+ Practice test: A two-day practice literacy test will
be administered in class on Wednesday,
Oct. 22, 2014 (in the morning) and Thursday,
Oct. 23, 2014 (in the afternoon).
This test is marked, and results and feedback are given to students.