The CogAT and OLSAT are cognitive tests. These tests produce
a school ability score, which is similar to, but not the same as, an IQ
test. In essence, they measure a child’s
reasoning ability and are predictors of a child’s ability to perform in an
The Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) Form 7 has 3 batteries
of tests: Verbal, Quantitative, and Nonverbal.
The Otis Lennon School Ability Test (OLSAT) has both verbal and
nonverbal oriented questions that are mixed throughout the test.
All testing that is done in the 2016-2017 school year is for
service in the 2017-2018 school year.