Guidance

BOLSA GRANDE HIGH SCHOOL

TESTING CALENDAR

2014-2015

 

Testing Calendar

2014-2015

ACT Test

 

Test Dates:

9-13-14

10-25-14

12-13-14 Last test to count for UC/CSU for Seniors.

2-7-15

4-18-15

6-13-15

The ACT is a college entrance exam.  The University of California (UC) and the California State University (CSU) systems accept ACT in place of the SAT reasoning.  Certain colleges, especially those in the Midwest, require ACT.  There are 4 skill areas: English, mathematics, reading and science.

Registration Deadline:

8/8/14           Late Reg. 8/9-22

9/19/14         Late Reg. 9/20-10/3

11/7/14         Late Reg. 11/8-21

 

1/9/15           Late Reg. 1/10-16

3/13/15         Late Reg. 3/14-27

5/8/15           Late Reg. 5/9-22

 

Late Registration has a Late Fee

AP Exam

Chemistry

Psychology

Environmental Science

Spanish Language and Culture

Calculus AB & BC

English Literature and Composition

English Language and Composition

Statistics

Studio Art (Portfolios Due)

Biology

Music Theory

Physics C

US Government and Politics

Human Geography

French Language and Culture

US History

World History

Participating in the AP (Advanced Placement)Program gives students an opportunity to take college level courses while still in high school.  Bolsa Grande offers several AP classes.  Each class will take an exam that schools worldwide administer in May.

5-4-15         8:00am

5-4-15         12:00pm

5-4-15         8:00am

5-7-15         8:00am

5-5-15         8:00am

5-6-15         8:00am

5-13-15       8:00am

5-13-15       12:00pm

5-6-15         8:00am

5-11-15       8:00am

5-11-15       8:00am

5-11-15       12:00pm

5-12-15       8:00am

5-15-15       12:00pm

5-12-15       12:00pm

5-8-15         8:00am

5-14-15       8:00am

Benchmarks

Math

World Language

ELA/ELD

Science

Social Science

10/29/14, 1/22/15, 3/30/15, 6/12/15

10/27/14, 1/27/15, 4/2/15, 6/10/15

10/28/14, 1/21/15, 4/3/15, 6/11/15

10/30/14, 1/23/15,3/31/15, 6/8/15

10/31/14, 1/26/15, 4/1/15, 6/9/15

CAHSEE

12 Grade

11th & 12th Grade

12th Grade

10th, 11th & 12th Grade

10th Grade Make Ups

The CAHSEE(California High School Exit Exam) is a requirement for graduation.  The test is made up of 2 parts: English and Math.  Students need to score 350 points or higher to be considered passing.  The first   opportunity to take this test is Spring of 10th Grade year.  Once a section is passed it does not need to be retaken, however if a section is not passed there will be several opportunities to retake the exam.

10/7/14  & 10/8/14

11/4/14 & 11/5/14

2/3/15 & 2/4/15

3/17/15 & 3/18/15

5/12/15 & 5/13/15

CST Exams

4/27/15-4/28/15 TBD

The CST or California Standards test, is required by the State of California and is given in all California Schools.

   English

10th Life Science

Make Up

Finals Schedule

1/28/15

1/29/15

6/11/15  Seniors Only

6/12/15  Seniors Only

6/16/15

6/17/15

Bolsa Grande Classes Semester Final Test.

Periods 0,1,2,3

Periods 0,4,5,6

Periods 0,1,2,3

Periods 0,4,5,6

Periods 0,1,2,3

Periods 0,4,5,6

 

GATE Testing

TBD

 

PSAT

10/15/14

This exam serves as the preparation for the SAT that students take in order to apply to colleges.  10th Grade students will take the exam along with some 9th and 11th graders.

All 10th Grade, 9th & 11th as space allows

SAT

Testing Dates:

        10/11/14

        11/8/14

        12/6/14  - Last Date for Seniors to take the test

       1/24/15

       3/14/15

      5/2/15

      6/6/15

        The SAT is a college entrance requirement, which assess how well the students analyze and solve problems.  Each section of the SAT is scored on a scale of 200-800.  The writing section contains 2 sub-scores.  The SAT is typically taken by high school juniors and seniors.

Registration Deadlines:

9/12/14      Late Reg. 9/30/14

10/9/14    Late Reg. 10/28/14

11/6/14    Late Reg. 11/24/14

12/29/14  Late Reg. 1/13/15

2/13/15       Late Reg. 3/3/15

4/6/15      Late Reg. 4/21/15

5/8/15       Late Reg. 5/27/15

 

Smarter Balance Testing (SBAC)

Tentative  Date: April 27-May 15

Testing for all 11th Graders Nationwide. 

April 27-May 1   English

May 4-May 8   Math

May 1-May 15   Make Up

SOAR Testing

Placement Testing for Community College – Test given at OCC, Golden West and Coastline Community College.

April 1 & 2, 2015 1:45-5:45