ACT / Flex Learning Day on April 24, 2018: Impact on Eastview Students Grades 9-12

  • Grade 11 – Students in grade 11 will be administered the ACT Plus Writing test at no cost to them.
  • Grade 10 – Students in grade 10 will be taking the PreACT test at no cost to them.
  • Grade 9 and Grade 12 – Students in grades 9 and 12 will stay at home and be expected to engage in a flexible learning day, using Schoology and their district-issued iPad to complete assigned work for that day. A quiet work environment at school will be provided for students who wish to be at school that day.
  • Students receiving special education services will either participate in one of the tests, engage in the flexible learning day, or attend a regular schedule of center-based classes on April 24. Also, a quiet work environment for grade 9 and 12 students engaged in the flexible learning day will be available at school for students who wish to be at school that day. Case managers will work with students and parents to ensure appropriate arrangements and accommodations.

11th Grade ACT Plus Writing Exam is Provided to all 11th Grade Students and the Pre-ACT for 10th Grade Students.

ACTAll 11th grade students will take the ACT Plus Writing test on Tuesday, April 24, from 7:30 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Scores are college reportable and the test is offered at no cost to the student.  There is no pre-registration required.  Results will be accepted by all four-year colleges and universities in the United States and students will have the option of using their test score from this official test date for their post high school planning. ACTboy

All 10th grade students will be taking the Pre-ACT test which will provide them with a predicted ACT score and a practice opportunity to better prepare them for the ACT test.

A Flexible Digital Learning Day is provided for students in grades 9 and 12. 

    • Grade 9 and Grade 12 – will stay at home and be expected to engage in a flexible learning day, using Schoology and their district-issued iPad to complete assigned work for that day. A quiet work environment at school will be provided for students who wish to be at school that day.
    • Students receiving special education services will either participate in one of the tests, engage in the flexible learning day, or attend a regular schedule of center-based classes on April 24. Also, a quiet work environment for grade 9 and 12 students engaged in the flexible learning day will be available at school for students who wish to be at school that day. Case managers will work with students and parents to ensure appropriate arrangements and accommodations.
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    Not having students in grades 9 and 12 at school on April 24 will help provide an optimal testing environment for all of our 10th and 11th grade students, limiting potential disruptions and making available the maximum number of staff to help proctor the tests.

     

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