This Week's PARCC Test Schedule
PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) will be administered in two segments, beginning with 3 units of English Language Arts (ELA) (up to 90 minutes per unit), followed by 4 units of Math (up to 60 minutes per unit)
The first set of English Language Arts PARCC tests are happening this week for grades 3-4 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Grades 7-8 will take the online version of the ELA portion of the test on the same days Testing will begin at 8:45 a.m. and end at approximately 10:45 a.m. Each day the students will take one unit of ELA.
Grades 3-4 will take the paper version of the test on March 29, 30, 31 (ELA) and April 11, 12, 14, and 15 (Math). Grades 5-6 will take the online version of PARCC: ELA on April 5, 6 ,and 7 and Math on April 26, 27, 28 and 29.
The test will be administered in the morning, with make-ups in the afternoon. We ask that ALL students arrive on time to school at 8:15 a.m. Late arrivals will not be permitted entry into the homeroom and will have to make up their testing in the afternoon. For more information, please see the letter from CPS on PARCC administration.