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High School Exams Begin December 13

High School Final Exams Begin December 13
Posted on 12/10/2021
Exam

High School students will take fall semester final exams and End-of-Course (EOC) beginning on High School students will take fall semester final exams and End-of-Course tests beginning on Monday, December 13 at 7:45 am. High school students will be dismissed at 11:45 am at the conclusion of testing. Students who would like further preparation for their exams may stay for review sessions and eat lunch during their regular lunch period. This must be scheduled with the teacher they are planning on tutoring with. No high school students will be dismissed earlier than 11:45 am during final exams.

Students enrolled in English II, NC Math 1, NC Math 3, and Biology will take End-of-Courses tests. The North Carolina End-of-Course (EOC) Tests are used to sample a student’s knowledge of subject-related concepts as specified in the North Carolina Standard Course of Study and to provide a global estimate of the student’s mastery of the material in a particular content area. The North Carolina End-of-Course tests were initiated in response to legislation passed by the North Carolina General Assembly — the North Carolina Elementary and Secondary Reform Act of 1984.  


Students enrolled in Foods & Nutrition will take a CTE (Career and Technical Education) final exam. As a reminder, no student is exempt from an EOC or CTE test.  


Seniors may be exempt from final exams in core classes if the following requirements are met: 

  • Student must maintain a course average of 90 or higher 
  • Student must have three or fewer absences for the course (excused or unexcused) 
  • Student must have five or fewer late arrivals to school over the course of the semester (excused or unexcused) 


Students in grades 9 to 12 may be exempt from final exams in elective courses using the above criteria. Students (and their parents) who are exempt from a final exam have been notified by their high school teacher.

 

Testing Schedule


Monday, December 13

1st Block Courses – 7:45 am to 11:45 am 


Tuesday, December 14

2nd Block Courses – 7:45 am to 11: 45 am 


Wednesday, December 15

3rd Block Courses – 7:45 am to 11:45 an 


Thursday, December 16

4th Block Courses – 7:45 am to 11:45 am 


Friday, December 17

Make-up exams – 7:45 am to 11:45 am