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AZ Science, ACT and ACT/Aspire State Testing Information

Arizona State Assessments


Arizona state assessments for high school students will begin after Spring break. All high school junior students will take the ACT college readiness test as well as the AzSCI assessment. All 9th grade students will take the ACT Aspire assessment.


AZSci  on March 21 – Testing 11th grade – Testing 7:30 – 11:40 am

Late start for grades 9, 10, and 12


March 21st:  Students in 11th grade will take the AzSCI assessment on March 21st.  To accommodate the length of the test session, we will have a Late Start for 9th 10th, and 12th graders.  This means, all 11th grade students as well as students who ride special needs buses will begin school at the normal time and all 9th, 10th, and 12th graders will begin school at 11:40 am on March 21stBuses will pick up 11th grade students and students who ride special needs buses at the regular pick time. Buses will pick up 9th, 10th, and 12th grade students 4 hours later than the regular pick up times.  School will still end for all students at 2:12 pm.


CLICK HERE FOR Adjusted Bell Schedule for March 21 & March 24


ACT and ACT/ASPIRE  on April 4th – Grades 9 and 11 all day testing

Asynchronous learning for grades 10 and 12


April 4th:  All 11th grade students will take the  ACT test which includes test sections for English, Math, Reading, Science, and Writing.


April 4th:  All  9th grade students will take the ACT Aspire test. 


Since this is a full day of testing, 10th, and 12th grade students will have a distance learning day on April 4th in which they will complete classwork from home on Canvas.



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