Assessment Page for 15-16 and 16-17
1. 2016-17 Math Placement Assessment
To qualify to register for Geometry during the 2016-17 school year at Aptos High School
Test Type: 8th Grade Honors Math Assessment (administered in Honors Class or for all to challenge) for AJHS students only.
Date: Administered in 8th grade Honors Class during the week of 5/11-5/20
Or May 25th from 1:30 to 3:30 pm (on chromebooks) for all AJHS students to challenge if they desire
Location: AJHS Gymnasium
Placement Criteria: Students must meet or exceed the standards in order to qualify to be scheduled into Geometry as a 9th grader at AHS.
2. Test Type : 2016-17 6th grade End of the Year Benchmark or Assessment
This test will help determine Math Placement for all incoming 7th grade students and will be administered in current classes.
Date: May 23rd to June 3rd
Location: Current schools attended with PVUSD
3. 2016-17 Accelerated Core Placement Assessment
To qualify to register for Accelerated Core ELA/SS as a 7th grader during the 2016-17 school year at AJHS.
Test: Accelerated Core Placement Assessment
Date: April 27th 2016 @ 2:00pm
Date: May 3rd @ 3:15
Location: AJHS Gym
The exam will take approximately 2 hrs.
If you do not want to take the exam and do not want to be considered for Accelerated Placement, please contact the school as well.
Due to a number of constraints, these are the only dates available for this assessment. There will be no other assessment times scheduled until the end of the 1st quarter during the 2016-17 school year.
The results of this exam, along with other criteria, will be used to place students into the Accelerated 7th Grade Language Arts Core.
Feeder School Placement Criteria:
• 6th grade teacher recommendation
• Reading above grade level (STARR)
• SBAC data from 5th grade
• Writing Placement Test:
4. 2016-17 Spanish for Spanish Speakers Assessment
To qualify to register for Spanish for Spanish Speakers as a 9th grader at Aptos High School during the 2016-17 school year
Test: Spanish for Spanish Speakers
Date: May 17th and 19th from 1:30 to 3:30 pm in room 10 at AJHS (must attend one only)
Location: Room 10 at AJHS