Testing Information 2019
SCHS will have a modified bell schedule on Wednesday April 3rd and 10th to accommodate for the ICA and SBAC testing.
9th – 11th Grade
Session 1: 9:00 – 11:00
Lunch: 11:00 – 11:35
Session 2: 11:35 – 1:35
8:30 – 11:00
9th Graders will be taking the Interim Comprehensive Assessment (ICA) for 8th graders.
10th Graders will be taking the Interim Comprehensive Assessment (ICA) for 11th graders.
11th Graders will be taking the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC).
12th Graders will be taking the class photo and CAST test on April 3rd, and then have an assembly on April 10th.
The California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System consists of the assessments:
Smarter Balanced English language arts/literacy and mathematics
California Alternate Assessments for English language arts, mathematics, and science
California Science Tests
Standards-based Tests in Spanish
As parents, you can use the following resources to better understand the CAASPP:
CAASPP Resources for Parents: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/ca/documents/caasppparentres.pdf
CDE Back to School Toolkit: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/ca/backtoschoolkit.asp
Parent Guides to Understanding: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/ca/parentguidetounderstand.asp