Upcoming Benchmark Exams: October 25th-27th

Students will be taking their Benchmark Exams in each of their core courses on October 25th, 26th, and 27th. Please read on for important reminders. 

Dismissal: Dismissal times will vary, and students should have received personalized schedules last week.  

  • On Wednesday 10/25, most students will be dismissed at 1:25pm. 
  • On Thursday 10/26, students who do NOT have an afternoon exam will be dismissed at 10:45am. Students with an afternoon exam will be dismissed at 1:25pm. 
  • On Friday 10/27, students who do NOT have make-up exams will be dismissed at 10:45am. Only students who have make-up exams will stay later, and those students are dismissed when they finish their exams.

Bus Service: On Wednesday (10/25) the bus will run at the normal time, 1:30pm, but due to the atypical schedule, the bus will pick up from CCSC 11:00am on Thursday (10/26) and Friday (10/27). 

After School Programming: After school learning centers will not be held on benchmark exam days, but Behavior Reflection will be held on all three benchmark exam days for one hour. 

Lunch: Lunch will be held on Wednesday and Thursday (for students with afternoon exams) but will not be provided to students on Friday.  

Preparing for Benchmarks: Please make sure that your child gets good rest before his/her benchmark exams, and that he/she eats breakfast in the morning before each test.