Assessment

In October, all 10th and 11th grade students participate in the PSAT/NMSQT.  See the PSAT Testing page for additional details.

Also in the Fall, 11th and 12th grade students who need to complete state graduation testing requirements have an opportunity to retake Smarter Balanced Assessments.  See the State Testing page for additional details.

In the Winter and Spring, students in all grades who are proficient in languages other than English can choose to participate in World Language Competency testing to receive high school credit for their knowledge (reading, writing, listening, and speaking).  See the World Language Competency Testing page for additional details.

In the Spring, all 10th grade students will have their first opportunity to take the state tests required for graduation: Smarter Balanced Assessments in English-Language Arts (ELA) and Math.  11th and 12th grade students can also retake assessments if needed.  Also, all 11th grade students will take the Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS).  Currently this assessment will be a graduation requirement for students in the class of 2021 and beyond.  See the State Testing page for additional details.

In May, students in all grades who are enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) classes take part in AP testing.  See the Advanced Placement Testing page for additional details.