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Testing
Standardized tests are administered at Duluth East High School for the following reasons: as part of the State of Minnesota requirements for a diploma, to evaluate individual student academic achievement, to assist in career planning, and to evaluate school programs.

- Grade 9 will be involved in GRAD Testing.
- MCA Testing for grades 10 and 11.
- Minnesota Basic Skills and Comprehensive Exams in Reading, Math and Writing (10th through 12 grades).
- PLAN (Pre-ACT Test for all sophomores) is offered in the Fall at East High School.
- The National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test is offered in the junior year (PSAT).
- College entrance exams, either the ACT and the SAT, are taken as part of the process for application to post-secondary schools.

All testing information and testing results will be shared with students and parents/guardians.

Testing Dates
East High School Code Number is 240-655


TEST DATE

Register By


A.C.T.

ACT WebSite

September 21, 2013

October 26, 2013

December 14, 2013

February 8, 2014

April 12, 2014

June 14, 2014

August 23, 2013

September 27, 2013

November 8, 2013

January 10, 2014

March 7, 2014

May 9, 2014


S.A.T.*

SAT WebSite

October 5, 2013
November 2, 2013

December 7, 2013

January 25, 2014

March 8, 2014

May 3, 2014

June 7, 2014

September 6, 2013
October 3, 2013

November 8, 2013

December 27, 2013

February 7, 2014

April 4, 2014

May 9, 2014

PLAN

At East - date to be determined.

ALL 10th graders.

PSAT

October 16, 2013 -

at East (for 11th graders).

AP TESTING

AP Chemistry - May 6, 2013

AP Spanish Language - May 7, 2013

AP Calculus - May 8, 2013

AP English Literature - May 9, 2013

AP U.S. History - May 15, 2013

AP Biology - May 13, 2013

AP English Language - May 10, 2013

AP World History - May 16, 2013

* Not all S.A.T. dates are available in Duluth.

BST and MCA Test Information

TEST

SUBJECT

GRADES

TEST DATES

GRAD Retest

Writing Retest
Writing Make-Up
Writing Retest
Writing Make-Up
Mathematics Retest
Mathematics Retest
Mathematics Retest
Mathematics Retest
Reading Retest
Reading Retest
Reading Retest
Reading Retest

10-12
10-12
12 only
9 & 12 only
12 only
12 only
12 only
12 only
11-12
11-12
11-12
11-12

November 7, 2012
November 13, 2012
April 16, 2013
April 23, 2013
October 2-10, 2012
December 4-12, 2012
February 5-13, 2013
April 2-5, 2013
October 2-10, 2012
December 4-12, 2012
February 5-13, 2013
April 2-5, 2013

MCA/GRAD Test

Written Comp
Reading
Mathematics
Reading Make-Up
Mathematics Make-Up

Grade 9
Grade 10
Grade 11
Grade 10
Grade 11

April 16, 2013
April 16 & 17, 2013
April 16 & 17, 2013
April 24 & 25, 2013
April 24 & 25, 2013