New Assessment Schedule to Replace AHSGE
What will take the place of AHSGE?

  

End of Course Tests to be administered as the State replaces and phases out the Alabama High School Graduation Exam beginning May 2013. The proposed assessment schedule is below.

School Year

Grades K-2

Grades 3-7

Grades 9-12

Quality Core Assessments

Grades 8-12

CCRS Assessments

2012-13

Formative/Interim/

Benchmark Assessments

Determined by the District

 

 

 

ARMT +

Grades 3-8

 

 

 

 

 

English 9

English 10

Algebra I

Geometry

 

 

(AHSGE for Grades 11-12)

EXPLORE

(Grade 8)

PLAN

(Grade 10)

 

 

 

2013-14

Formative/Interim/

Benchmark Assessments

Determined by the District

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Assessment for Grades 3-7

The ARMT + will be replaced based on College and Career Ready Standards.

 

 

 

Above Assessments PLUS

English 11

Algebra II (w/ some Trig)

Chemistry

U.S. History

 

(AHSGE for Grades 11-12)

EXPLORE

(Grade 8)

PLAN

(Grade 10)

ACT Plus Writing (Grade 11)

 

 

2014-15

Formative/Interim/

Benchmark Assessments

Determined by the District

 

 

 

 

 

New Assessment for Grades 3-7

 

The ARMT + will be replaced based on College and Career Ready Standards.

 

Above assessments PLUS

English 12

Pre-Calculus

Physics

 

 

 

EXPLORE

(Grade 8)

PLAN

(Grade 10)

ACT Plus Writing

(Grade 11)

WorkKeys

(Grade 12)

2015-16

Formative/Interim/

Benchmark Assessments

Determined by the District

 

 

 

New Assessment for Grades 3-7

 

The ARMT + will be replaced based on College and Career Ready Standards.

All of the above assessments

 

NOTE: All the assessments are to be used as an instructional tool.

 

EXPLORE

(Grade 8)

PLAN

(Grade 10)

ACT Plus Writing

(Grade 11)

WorkKeys

(Grade 12)