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    State Exams Cancelled

    All Smarter Balanced state assessments are CANCELLED for the rest 2019/20 school year.

    Chief Sealth Seniors and Families, If you have any questions regarding your required state tests,
    please contact Lori Douglas at ltdouglas@seattleschools.org

    “State assessments are canceled statewide for the remainder of the 2020 school year. These include: Smarter Balanced Assessments (English Language Arts and Math) for grades 3–8 and 10; Washington Access to Instruction and Measurement (WA-AIM) English Language Arts and Math for grades 3–8 and 10; English Language Proficiency Assessment (ELPA21); Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science for grades 5, 8, and 11; Washington Access to Instruction and Measurement (WA-AIM) Science for grades 5, 8, and 11; WIDA Alternate ACCESS for English learners; and WaKIDS for Transitional Kindergarten.”

    Please find more information from OSPI here: https://www.k12.wa.us/about-ospi/press-releases/novel-coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-resources

     

    LINKS:

    •   Smarter Balanced Exit Exams - Practice tests

    •   Free SAT Prep - Create a free account and practice 

    Testing Dates for 2019-20 @ Chief Sealth International
    Updated 6/25/2019

    Test

    Testing Date(s)

    Location

    Students

    PSAT

    Wed., October 16

    Classrooms

    All 10th and 11th

    SBA Fall Retake
    (ELA, Math, OGL)

    Nov. 4 – Nov. 8

    Computer Lab Classroom

    Some 11th & 12th

    SAT School Day

    Wed., March 4

    Auditorium

    All 11th

    SBA Spring ELA Exams

    April 1 – 10

    Library Computer Labs

    All 10th 

    Some 11th & 12th

    WCAS

    April 27 – May 1

    Computer Lab Classroom

    All 11th

    SBA Spring Math Exams

    May 20 – 29

    All Library
    Computer Labs

    All 10th & 11th 


    SAT scores (ELA 410 / Math 430) and ACT scores (ELA 14 / Math 16 / Science 16) can count for state exams. 

    Students MUST have attempted the required state test first BEFORE they can use these options.

    Required Exams by Grade Level

    9th: Class of 2023

    No tests taken
     this year



    24
    credits

    10th: Class of 2022

    SBA for ELA

    SBA for Math


    24
    credits

    11th: Class of 2021

    SBA for ELA
    SBA for Math
    WCAS (for Federal Accountability)

    24 credits

    12th: Class of 2020

    SBA for ELA

    SBA for Math


    21 Credits


    Still have questions?

    Lori Douglas 
    Academic Dean
    206.252.8573
    ltdouglas@seattleschools.org

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