Special Programs News

Drew Central Schools

Joy Graham, Coordinator

Joy.Graham@drewcentral.org 


Understanding a 504 Plan.

A 504 plan is an educational plan that gives students with disabilities individualized help.

English-language learner

or ELL

is a person who is learning the English language in addition to his or her native language.

Chromebooks

The Chromebook is a new, faster computer.  It starts in seconds, and offers thousands of apps.  It has built-in virus protection, and backs up the user’s work in the cloud.

Testing Coordinator

ACT Aspire Overview | ACT Aspire - Exceptional College ...

The ACT Aspire College and Career Readiness Solution is a vertically-scaled assessment suite connected to The ACT designed for states, districts and schools.

Drew Central Schools Testing Calendar 2016 – 2017

 

Testing Window

Test

     Grades

Aug. 15 – Sept. 23, 2016

Qualls Early Learning Inventory, (QELI)

 

Kindergarten

(mailed 09/28/16)

October 19, 2016

PSAT/NMSQT

10th Grade

(mailed 10/21/16)

 

November 1, 2016

Arkansas Prevention Needs Assessment Student Survey (APNA)

6th , 8th , 10th , 12th

(mailed 11/03/16)

January 30 – March 10, 2017

English Language Proficiency Assessment for the 21st Century (ELPA21)

LEP students K-12

On-line

February 28, 2017

Paper-based ACT

11th grade only

 

March 17, 2017

Science Alternate Portfolio due

5th, 7th and 10th grades

 

April 19, 2017

Make-up date for paper-based ACT

11th grade

March 6 – April 7, 2017

Multi-State Alternate Assessment (MSAA)

3rd – 8th grades and 11th

On-line

April 4-7, 2017

Iowa Test of Basic Skills

(ITBS)

1st and 2nd

April 10 – May 12, 2017*

ACT Aspire testing

3rd – 10th grades

On-line

May 3, 2017

AP English Literature and Composition

12th Grade

May 5, 2017

AP United States History

 

11-12

May 8, 2017

AP Biology

 

11-12

May 9, 2017

AP Calculus A & B

 

11-12

May 10, 2017

AP Language and Composition

 

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*See next page for selected grades and dates.

 

Please mark your calendar with these important dates.

 

 

 

ACT Aspire Selected Testing Dates

 

Grade

2017 Test Dates

3

April 10 – 11

4

April 12 - 14

5

April 26 - 27

6

April 24 - 25

7

April 20 - 21

8

April 18 - 19

9

April 17 - 18

10

April 19 - 20