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Upcoming State Test Information

All Sophomores and some Juniors (by invitation only) will take Smarter Balanced exams the week of May 20-May 23. Freshman, Juniors and Seniors will have a two hour and fifteen minute late start on testing days.  Bus transportation will run as normal. A modified bell schedule and late start will be for Freshman, Juniors (who are not testing) and Seniors. Freshman, Juniors and Seniors who rely on district transportation can come to school during their regular school time and will be directed to the commons to wait until classes begin. The SBA schedule for May 20-23, 2019 can be found here.

For frequently asked questions about testing, please visit the state assessment pages at: http://www.k12.wa.us/assessment/StateTesting/default.aspx

Student practice and training tests can be accessed here: https://wa.portal.airast.org/training-tests.stml

SBAC testing is a state requirement for federal accountability. For student specific questions, please contact Jenny Foster at jenny.foster@mercerislandschools.org

All Juniors will take the Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science Test (WCAS) on Monday, June 3.  (See modified bell schedule.)

8:00-10:15 AM - WCAS

10:15-10:30 AM – Passing Time

10:30-11:00 AM – 1st period

11:05-11:35 – 2nd period

11:40 AM-12:10 PM – 3rd period

1st Lunch 12:10-12:40/4th period A 12:15-12:45 PM

4th period B 12:45-1:15 PM/2nd Lunch 12:45-1:15 PM

1:20-1:50 PM – 5th period

1:55-2:25 PM – 6th period

2:30-3:00 PM – 7th period