The New Jersey State Department of Education (NJDOE) introduced the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College & Career (PARCC) testing in English Language Arts and Mathematics in 2014-15. All students enrolled in applicable courses are expected to participate.
New Jersey Biology Competency Test (NJBCT) is administered in May and must be taken by all students who are enrolled in Biology or Life Science.
The Office of Curriculum and Instruction administers Criterion Reference Tests (CRT) in various subjects.
Advanced Placement (AP) examinations are administered in May according to the College Board schedule.
Northern Valley is a testing location for College Board and the ACT. SAT, SAT Subject tests, PSAT/NMSQT and ACTs are offered throughout the school year. Please see school calendar for details on locations and dates.