Feel free to ignore this if you only have TK/K/1 kiddos who do not read yet. Reading first graders will get a separate email with directions on how to take the Early STAR AR. Second grade parents, we will be able to have the math test read to them this time (Yeah) and your kiddo should take the Early Star AR if they are not reading yet!
It's that time to start scheduling the second round of NWEA and AR Testing for the 2021-2022 school year. (CAASP Testing is still on the State schedule for May). Second-Eighth Grade will need to take the STAR AR test (This can be done from home anytime between Monday, November 15 and Friday, December 3. Second-Eighth Grade will need to take the NWEA Math test (This can also be done from home, but you have to sign up for a Distance Testing slot in order to get the Zoom link emailed to you.) On November 29, we will offer in person testing in the morning and Zoom testing in the afternoon. We will offer two in-person testing sessions on November 30. On December 2 we will offer in person testing in the morning and Zoom testing in the afternoon. If your child comes to the Arete Resource Center for our two day a week Hybrid Program, please sign them up for a slot on their day. If they come to the Blended Middle School, please do not sign them up. They will test in their classrooms on November 30th.
Students can take the STAR AR test anytime between November 15-December 3 at home by clicking here. STAR AR They click on "I'm a Student" and enter their AR/Gmail username and password. They will then click on the blue "Star Reading" on the left.
The link is also on the Arete website under "Student Links".
If you have a busy schedule, please sign up early. If your child has an Arete Chromebook checked out to them, please charge and have them bring it with them. If they need to check one out from us, please come 10 minutes early to check it out so the kiddos can be logged in and ready when the testing session starts.
ALL 2-8th grade parents should sign their kiddos up for one of the testing slots. Only the Blended Middle School will complete these assessments during their regular resource center time. As always, please email [email protected] with questions! Thanks!