Please try to make sure your student is in attendance on the days that we will be administering the annual testing required by California.
May 7-11: All grade levels - Smarter Balanced English Language Arts
May 15-17: All grade levels - Smarter Balanced Math
May 21-22: 8th grade - CAST Science Test
Students will take one or more of the following tests: Smarter Balanced assessments (SBAC), California Science Test (CAST), California Alternate Assessments (CAA) as part of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) in May. A more detailed schedule will be released in several weeks. Please try to schedule appointments to avoid removing your student from school during this time period. Superintendent Cindy Marten has written a letter informing parents up the upcoming testing which will be sent home with students and it is also posted below. If you have any questions about testing, please contact Challenger's Vice Principal, Donny Tenorio.
Testing Parent Notification Letter from Superintendent Cindy Marten