About ICAS Assessments™

Recognising academic excellence

The ICAS Assessments series is designed to assess your students' ability to apply classroom learning in new contexts, using higher-order thinking and problem-solving skills.

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Key Information

Subjects ICAS Science, ICAS Writing, ICAS Digital Technologies, ICAS English, ICAS Mathematics, ICAS Spelling Bee
Test Sitting Period 1 official sitting week (5 days) during the year per subject​
Delivery Mode Online (excepting Writing Papers A and B which are only available in print version)​
Usage 1 annual test per subject per student
School Level Primary, Secondary Comprehensive list of school levels
Reporting Student Reports: Online School Reports: Printed summary, Online
Awards and Recognition Student Certificates: Printed & Online Medals: For the top performers

Pricing

Australia Pacific and International Schools New Zealand

2020

Subject Online Test
ICAS Science
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)
ICAS Writing*
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)
ICAS Digital Technologies
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)
ICAS English
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)
ICAS Mathematics
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)
ICAS Spelling Bee
$15.95 AUD (inc GST)

*Offline assessments only available for ICAS Writing Years 3 & 4 and priced at $15.95 AUD (inc GST).

Dates

Australia, New Zealand, Pacific and International Schools

2020

Subject Sitting Dates# Closing Date^
ICAS Science Monday 17 August to Friday 21 August 2020 Monday, 10 August 2020
ICAS Writing* Monday 17 August to Friday 21 August 2020 Monday, 10 August 2020
ICAS Digital Technologies Monday 24 August to Friday 28 August 2020 Monday, 17 August 2020
ICAS English Monday 24 August to Friday 28 August 2020 Monday, 17 August 2020
ICAS Mathematics Monday 31 August to Friday 4 September 2020 Monday, 24 August 2020
ICAS Spelling Bee Monday 31 August to Friday 4 September 2020 Monday, 24 August 2020

^It is a school's discretion to set earlier closing dates than the ones listed above.

*Offline assessments only available for Years 3 & 4 (AU) and Years 4 & 5 (NZ), closing date Monday, 20 July 2020.

UNSW Global recognises International schools that are registered with the Council of International Schools (CIS).