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STAAR Parent Information

  • In the spring of 2012, the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR™) replaced the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS).

    Further information can be found at the TEA website.

    Five (5) end-of-course (EOC) assessments will now be administered to high school students:

    • Algebra I
    • Biology
    • English I
    • English II
    • US History
     
     
    For additional information please contact the HHS Dean of Instruction or any Guidance Counselor.

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    STAAR Testing Dates and Assessment Windows

    for 2018-2019

    (taken from TEA Testing Calendar update 09/11/2017):

    Assessment Window:  December 3-7, 2018
    Monday, December 3:  English I
    Wednesday, December 5:  English II
    Algebra I, Biology, U. S. History testing dates
    are to be determined by district/campus within this assessment window.

    Assessment Window: April 9-12, 2019:
    Tuesday, April 9:  English I
    Thursday, April 11:  English II
     
    Assessment Window: STAAR Alternate 2 
    April 1 - 19, 2019

    Assessment Window:  May 6-10, 2019
    Algebra I, Biology, U. S. History testing dates
    are to be determined by district/campus within this assessment window.

    STAAR EOC Summer Testing Window June 24-28, 2019
    English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology, U. S. History testing dates
    are to be determined by district/campus within this assessment window.