Important Freshman Testing Night Information:
Freshman testing night is Wednesday, May 3, 2017, from 4:00 to 9:00 pm. You are able to schedule your appointments around your schedule at the link at the bottom. Students are not expected to be here for the entire evening. Parking is free and open for parents on the south side of the building. All entrances will be unlocked. All meetings and testing will occur on the 2nd floor. Boosters will be in the lounge/cafeteria with spirit wear and refreshments. Members of student senate will be posted around the building to help you if you need assistance. If you are unable to attend, please send an email to our registrar, Kelly Whiting, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What to sign up for:
Course Registration Session – offered every hour (4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm, 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Parent(s) and student(s) should attend this session together. Freshman elective course options will be covered along with a presentation from the Freshman Program. This session lasts approximately 60 minutes and will be held in the U-High library on the 2nd floor across from the main office.
Math Placement Test – Offered at 4:00 pm, 5:30 pm and 7:00 pm. All incoming freshmen are required to complete the math placement test. It will be take on a computer and students will be provided with all necessary materials (pencils, scratch paper, calculators, etc.). This test take approximately 75-90 minutes to complete. Students should report to Room 208 or 216 for testing.
Literacy Testing – Offered every 20 minutes starting at 4:00 pm. All incoming freshmen are required to take a literacy assessment. The test takes approx. 20 minutes to complete and students should check in for testing outside the main office.
Foreign Language Placement Test (Optional) – Offered every hour (4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, 6:00 pm and 7:00 pm. This is an optional exam for students who have completed French or Spanish courses previously and want start with a level 2 high school language course during the 2017-2018 school year. This exam is on paper and students are not required to bring any materials. Students typically need 45-60 minutes to complete this assessment. Students should check in with a U-High representative outside Room 222 for Spanish or Room 219 for French.
Please use the link below to sign up for the appropriate testing. You can schedule your testing so that it works with your schedule that evening. Testing does not need to occur in any particular order and students can complete testing before or after the course registration session. If you have questions or problems with the website, please call the main office at 309.438.8428.
Get your spirit wear at Testing Night! Boosters will have merchandise available for purchase. Spiritwear and refreshments provided by the U-High Boosters will be available in the lounge/cafeteria area outside Stroud Auditorium. This is also a good opportunity to meet other parents and learn more about U-High Boosters.