• All second grade students in South Carolina participate in the Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) and Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) assessments during the month of October. If you are the parent of a child in 2nd grade, he/she is scheduled to take the CogAT on October 10-12, 2022, and the Iowa Test October 13-14, 2022. Testing will begin promptly at 8 AM.  Parent letters with more information are available in  English and Spanish