HOMESCHOOL TESTING THIS WEEK APRIL 16-17, 9:30 -2:15!

testing

Dear Homeschool Family,

It’s testing week at EXCEL! All* Dayton Christian Homeschool students in grades K-8 will be testing this Thursday and Friday, April 16 & 17 at Patterson Park Church from 9:30 – 2:15.

Please arrive at 9:20. Testing will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 2:15 p.m. both days. Students will meet in the FLC (GYM) and will be seated by grade level, not first period class.

Please do not be anxious about how your child will perform on the test or try to do a quick cram before Thursday. This is one tool that reflects their learning this year and is not a report card for either of you.  Here are some helpful ways that you can prepare your student for testing:

  • Get plenty of rest the week of testing.
  • Eat a good breakfast the mornings of testing.
  • Encourage your child to relax and do his or her best.  This test is just one tool among many to help evaluate your child’s progress.
  • Bring a couple of #2 pencils and a good eraser.
  • Bring a water bottle.
  • Pack a couple snacks for breaks.
  • Bring a packed lunch both days or order Chick-Fil-A – see below.
  • Dress comfortably and for the weather.  There will be a recess (outdoors, weather permitting).
  • 4 function calculators are allowed for grades 3-8. (Friday only)
  • Chick Fil a meal deals are available both days for $5 purchase. Sign up ASAP right here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040a45afa92fab9-chickfila

We will be administering the ACSI Edition of the TerraNova 3.  This assessment is published by CTB/McGraw-Hill and tests in five areas in addition to a Bible subtest.  You will receive your child’s results in the mail by the end of May. If you desire to learn more about TerraNova3 Testing please see:  https://dcsshomeschooltogether.wordpress.com/terranova3-faq/

If you have any questions concerning testing, please contact Susan Ebert @ sebert@daytonchristian.com

*If your student is testing with Mrs. Ann Skolik in the Educational Assessment Office they will be testing by appointment at the campus.  Individual testing with Mrs. Skolik will be completed by the end of May. The April 16th-17th EXCEL testing days (at Patterson Park Church) are testing days only, no classes will be held at EXCEL on those days.  If your student is testing with Mrs. Ann Skolik we will see your student at our May 1st EXCEL Field Day!

If you have any questions, please contact the Homeschool Office at 937-291-7240.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Dayton Christian Elementary

Instilling - Inspiring - Equipping

Hike It Forward

Dr. D. on the A.T.

Leadership Cache

"where flexibility meets credibility"

DC WARRIOR DAILY

Dayton Christian High School Announcements and School Life

Dayton Christian Homeschool

"where flexibility meets credibility"

%d bloggers like this: