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Peggy Cormeny, Coordinator
1900 W. Monroe
Springfield, Illinois 62704
217/525-3027
 

Getting Ready for Test Day

March 9, 2017

To help your child prepare for test day you can use the following tips:


  • Schools will send days your child will be testing - You can also check with your child's teacher or school for test dates 

  • Make sure your child is prepared - Check with teacher to see if there is any thing your child needs for the tests

  • Make sure your child gets a good night's sleep and eats a healthy breakfast

  • If your child has test anxiety help her/him practice some relaxation techniques she/he can try once the she/he is taking the test

  • Remain positive  - You staying calm will help your child stay calm.

Some other resources: Helping Your Child...USDeptEd 

Parent Tips  - A bilingual site for educators and families of English language learners


Students will be taking state tests:


  • PARCC & IL Science Assessment for 3rd thru 8th grades Testing Window: March 13 - APRIL 7 & April 17-28, 2017.

  • SAT TESTING DATE for High School Juniors is April 5, 2017.