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District Assessments

District Assessments support formative assessment practices. Each assessment is given once every 9 weeks to help teachers understand how to better instruct their students so they might understand their learning. 
 
Students enrolled in the following classes will complete a DA pre-test and post test each semester:
 
Math
*Algebra I (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 Algebra II
*ACC Geometry (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
*Geometry (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 ACC Precal
 Precal

Science
*Biology (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
*Chemistry (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
*Physics (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 
 Social Studies
 Economics
*US History (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 World Geography
*World History (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 
Language Arts
*9th Language Arts (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
*10th Language Arts (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
*11th Language Arts (also has an interim which accounts for 5% of students' grades)
 12th Language Arts
 English ESOL II
 English ESOL III
All DA Posttests will be administered during the three days of finals. 
  • Tuesday, December 18 (Periods 1&2) 
  • Wednesday, December 19 (Periods 3,4,&5)
  • Thursday, December 20 (Periods 5,6,&7)