STAAR Testing at IDEA



STAAR testing kicks off this week for IDEA scholars. Take a look at the testing schedule, along with a list of helpful testing tips for your IDEA scholar. Best of luck to all of our scholars and teachers this week!

March 2017 STAAR Testing schedule

Tuesday, March 28:

·       4th grade Writing

·       5th grade Math

·       7th grade Writing

·       8th grade Math

·       9th grade English I

Wednesday, March 29:

·       5th grade Reading

·       8th grade Reading

Thursday, March 30:

·       10th grade English II

Helpful tips to help ensure our scholars are well rested, relaxed, and ready to test:

1.       Get plenty of sleep the night before the test

2.       Arrive to school early to avoid feeling rushed

3.       Eat a healthy breakfast at school

4.       Be sure to read your directions carefully and completely

5.       Stay relaxed, confident, and have a positive attitude!



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