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CogAT7 2021-2022

Dates and deadlines have been set for the 2021-2022 Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT7). This test determines student eligibility for accelerated services in Saint Paul Public Schools.


The CogAT7 test will be provided to all SPPS students in Kindergarten and in Second Grade between October 11 to November 11. 


Students in grades 1, 3, 4, and 5 may also be nominated for this assessment by an SPPS staff member, family member or community member. Please inform your child's school is you would like to nominate a student. The deadline for submitting nominations is October 4, 2021. For more information on accelerated services in SPPS, please go to