Sag Harbor Union Free School District

200 Jermain Avenue, Sag Harbor, New York 11963-3549

March 7, 2019

Dear Middle School Families,

 

Our middle school students will be participating in the New York State Education Department ELA and Math testing this spring.  The Department states that the purpose of this testing is to:

 

 

It is important for parents to understand that standardized tests are not the only measure of their children’s knowledge and abilities. Furthermore this year there are no time limits for the tests.

 

Below, please find the testing schedule for grades 6, 7, and 8:

 

English Language Arts Test

Mathematics Test

Day 1: Tuesday April 2, 2019

 

Begins at 8:00 a.m.

 

Book 1, Multiple Choice Questions

Day 1: Wednesday May 1, 2018

Begins at 8:00 a.m.

 

Book 1, Multiple Choice Questions

Day 2: Wednesday April 3, 2019

Begins at 8:00 a.m

 

Book 2, Short-Response, and Extended-Response Questions.

Day 2: Thursday May 2, 2018

Begins at 8:00 a.m

 

Book 2, Multiple Choice Questions and Extended-Response Questions.

 

Here are some things that parents can do to help prepare your child for the test(s).

 

 

Sincerely,

 

 

 

Brittany Carriero                                  

Principal                                          
        

Brittany Carriero, Principal, Pierson Middle School        631-725-5302 Ext.707         Fax 631-725-5314        bcarriero@sagharborschools.org

Sag Harbor Union Free School District

200 Jermain Avenue, Sag Harbor, New York 11963-3549

March 7, 2019

Dear Families,

 

Our 8th grade students will be participating in various state assessments this spring depending on the courses in which they are currently enrolled. According to the New York State Education Department, the purpose of this testing is to:

 

 

It is important for parents to understand that standardized tests are not the only measure of their children’s knowledge and abilities. Below please find the testing schedule for grade 8:

If your child is currently enrolled in...

...then they will sit for the following exam(s):

ELA 8     (Ms. Farrell & Ms.Gleason’s class)

New York State 8th grade ELA Assessment (April 2 & 3)

Science 8    (Ms. McCabe & Ms. Gleason’s class)

New York State 8th grade Science Test (May 31 & June 3)

Living Environment    (Mr. Barron or Ms. Stellato’s class)

Living Environment Regents Exam (June 18)

Common Core Math 8     (Ms. Westhoff and/or Ms. Gleason’s class)

New York State 8th grade Math Assessment (May 1 & 2)

Algebra    (Ms. Westhoff’s class)

Common Core Algebra Regents Exam (June 19)

French 1B (Ms. Shaffer’s class)

Checkpoint A Exam (June 24)

 

Here are some things that you can do to help prepare your child for the test(s):

 

 

 Sincerely,

 

Brittany Carriero

Principal    

                                     

Brittany Carriero, Principal, Pierson Middle School        631-725-5302 Ext.707         Fax 631-725-5314        bcarriero@sagharborschools.org