OCPS administers the FCAT three times during the year.  The primary testing window takes place in March. In October and June, retakes are administered. 


FCAT Explorer

OCPS Testing Calendar

Florida DOE FCAT Information

Test Scores

School Grades


The Florida Department of Education has an outstanding FREE website that prepares students for the FCAT exam. This website has been developed by the educators who created the FCAT exam, and has been proven to dramatically improve students' scores on the test.

Go to www.fcatexplorer.com.

Your log-in is your first letter of your first name and your last name. For example, if your name was Juan Bell, your log- in would be jbell.

Your password is your 8-digit birthday (MMDDYYYY). For example, if your birthday was September 23, 1990, your password would be 09231990.

The only way to pass the FCAT test is to PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE!