Academy of Dover participates in the State of Delaware Testing. Students in grades 3-5 participate in the Smarter Balanced Assessment during the Spring of each school year. 4th grade students participate in the Social Studies DCAS in addition to the Smarter Assessment. Students in 5th grade also participate in the Science DCAS.
In addition to the state testing, AOD uses assessment to track student growth. These assessments include DIBELS (beginning/middle/end of year), Math RTI (beginning/middle/end of year), and curriculum end of unit tests.