Get ready: Spring STAAR testing begins March 30

Subjects being covered include reading, writing, and English I and II

HISD students in grades 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, and 10 will be taking portions of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) beginning Monday, March 30.

Students in grades 4 and 7 will be taking the writing portion, while students in grades 5 and 8 will be taking the reading portion. High-school students who are either currently enrolled in or have completed English I or II will also be taking the end-of-course (EOC) exams associated with those subjects.

Most make-up opportunities will take place on April 1 and 2. The spring test administration concludes on Thursday, April 2.

Helpful Tips: Click here for some helpful tips on how to help prepare your child for STAAR testing and watch the video below.

Questions: Visit HISD’s newly updated STAAR website, which has a list of FAQs, and a complete schedule of spring testing dates.

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