ISAT TESTING IS HERE!!
BUGC will be administering your child’s state-required assessments from March 4 to March 7, 2014. Make-up tests will be given through March 14, 2014. Students will be tested in the following academic areas:
· Grade seven: reading, mathematics, and science.
· Grade eight: reading and mathematics.
The tests are a part of the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) and are being given to all eligible students.
Tips for Student Success in Testing
Below are suggestions to help your child do his/her best on test taking dates.
· Make sure, if possible, that your child attends school on the days of testing.
· Make sure your child gets a good night’s sleep the night before testing.
· Provide a nutritious breakfast on the mornings of testing.
· Remind your child to ask the teacher questions if he/she does not understand the test directions.
· Let your child know that you have confidence in his/her ability to do his/her best.
· Advise your child not to worry about the test—just do the best he/she can.
Please contact the BUGC Office if you want additional information or have further questions about these tests.