WEHS 9th Grade ACT – Aspire Exam Parent Information Meeting September 22, 2014
What are the ACT High School Assessments? • 9th grade students will take the ACT Aspire Early High School assessment in the Fall and Spring assesses student readiness in English, mathemathics, reading, science and writing. • 10th grade students will the take the ACT Aspire Early High School assessment in the Spring. • 11th grade students will take the ACT Plus Writing and ACT WorkKeys Assessment System in the Spring.
ACT Aspire: Grades 9-10Timing (Minutes/Assessment) • 250 minutes total • Computer based and modular in design • Does not have to be given in one sitting • 3 week window in Fall • 4 week window in Spring
ACT Aspire Exemplars • http://tn.actaspire.org • Answer document can be downloaded.
ALL 9th grade students at Wausau East will take the ACT Aspire the week of October 6th. They will use computers.
Parents and Guardians! If you were unable to attend the 9/22/14 informational meeting – and you have any questions – please do not hesitate to contact Brad Peck at 715-261-0671. Also, meeting handouts are available in the school’s main office. Thank You!