As a school accredited by the State of Indiana, St. Malachy participates in Indiana Learning Evaluation Assessment Readiness Network (ILEARN). The purpose of ILEARN is to measure student achievement of Indiana Academic Standards in the areas of English/Language Arts and Mathematics (Grades 3-8), Science (Grades 4 and 6), and Social Studies (Grades 5). This assessment is computer-adaptive which will use performance task and multiple choice questions to determine students' achieve of grade level standards.
As a school accredited by the State of Indiana, St. Malachy 3rd Grade students participate in the Indiana Reading Evaluation And Determination (IREAD) assessment to measure foundational reading standards through Grade 3. This is a summative assessment which requires the evaluation of reading skills of students in Grade 3 to ensure that all students can read proficiently before moving to Grade 4.