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Smarter Balanced Testing – May 19 and 20

Sophomore and Junior Testing

  • Our fabulous PTA will be providing breakfast for testers in the Commons starting at 7:30am.
  • 8:15-11:15 Testing: 10th grade Smarter Balanced ELA Assessment AND 11th grade Smarter Balanced Math Assessment
  • 11:15-11:45            Lunch
  •  11:45-12:40           1/4 period
  • 12:45-1:40              2/5 period
  • 1:45-2:45                3/6 period

Seniors will be on late start May 19th and 20th.  AGGI teachers will host final prep and practice of Oral Board Presentations for seniors in need.

There will be no Bear Teams on the 19th and no Tutorial on the 20th.

  1. Tim
    May 12, 2015 at 11:18 am

    Do Juniors have to take the Smarter Balanced Test? My daughter said that she did and it’s a graduation requirement. Is that true? I thought she was done with testing??

    • Crystal Hess
      May 12, 2015 at 2:50 pm

      Reply from Administration: The Smarter Balanced ELA exam (English/Language Arts) is a graduation requirement for the class of 2017, our current sophomores. The state of Washington is requiring schools to administer both the math and ELA exam to juniors. However, it is NOT a graduation requirement for our junior class. If a junior has not met standard on the HSPE and a Math EOC they need to take the Math and/or ELA Smarter Balanced and meet the requirement through the new exam. Some families are choosing to opt their juniors out of the Smarter Balanced testing and those forms are available in the main office.

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