Spring Assessment

Raven Correspondence School, Anchorage Office

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AMP is required for 3rd-10th graders.

All Raven families with students in grades 3-10 agreed to comply with the following statement by signing the 2014-2015 Testing Agreement form as part of your enrollment with Raven:


"Raven Correspondence School is a publicly-funded school. As such, we are held to the same measures of accountability as all public schools in Alaska. One such measure is participation in state-wide assessments. Per 4 AAC 06.710 - 4 AAC 06790, the district must require students to participate in the statewide student assessment program as required."

Mark your Calendars!

Tuesday, March 31: Science (Grades 4, 8 & 10)

Tuesday, April 14: Language Arts (Grades 3-10)

Wednesday, April 22: Math (Grades 3-10)

Tuesday, March 31: Science

9AM: Grades 4, 8 & 10 at the University Center* (3800 Old Seward Hwy)

*Students with accommodations, contact Danae Davis (ddavis@yksd.com) for the testing location.

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Practice Exams: Science

Tuesday, April 14: Language Arts

9AM: Grades 3-6 at the BP Energy Center*

12PM: Grades 7-10 at the BP Energy Center*

*Students with accommodations, contact Danae Davis (ddavis@yksd.com) for the testing time and location.

Wednesday, April 22: Math

9AM: Grades 3-6 at the BP Energy Center*

12PM: Grades 7-10 at the BP Energy Center*

*Students with accommodations, contact Danae Davis (ddavis@yksd.com) for the testing time and location.

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Memorize Math Formulas

Starting this year, students will not be given a copy of math formulas during the test. They are strongly encouraged to memorize the following formulas beforehand.
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Review the standards for your student's grade

1. Visit: http://education.alaska.gov/akstandards/

2. View the document titled, "Alaska English Language Arts and Mathematics Standards (adopted June 2012)"

Water and Peppermint

Studies have shown that drinking water and enjoying a little peppermint while taking a test increase test scores. However, we would not recommend consuming both simultaneously ;)