March 7, 2016
Dear Vanderpoel Families,
We are writing to let you know that the CPS PARCC testing window is March, 6, 2017 - April 6, 2017. Vanderpoel will begin testing Wednesday, March 8, 2017. PARCC testing will begin at 8am and end at 10am daily.
More resources and information about the PARCC assessment can be found online at www.cps.edu/parcc.
Vanderpoel’s testing schedule is as follows:
March 8th - 10th (Wednesday- Friday)
Grades 3-8 - 3 units of English Language Arts
March 14th-17th (Tuesday- Friday)
Grades 3-5 - 1 unit of math per day
March 14- 16th (Tuesday - Thursday)
Grades 6-8 - 1 unit of math per day
March 20-24th (Monday - Friday)
Diverse Learner Testing
Any Make-Up Testing
We highly encourage every student to get a good night of rest, eat breakfast, be on time and be prepared to do his/her best on the test. We are requesting that students in grades 5-8 bring inexpensive headphones/earbuds, as the test will be administered using technology.
Kia R. Banks