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), and 4 units of Math (up to 60 minutes per unit). 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 5-8 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.