• Math Acceleration Timeline for 2017-2018 School Year for decision making regarding the 2018-2019 school year
     
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    Date Activity
    March 12, 2019
     
    Math Acceleration Parent Information Session
    JEH Board Room; 7-8pm
     
    NOTE: this date was previously listed as March 8th
    April 2-5, 2019
     
    Grades 5 & 6: Math Qualifying Exam for Acceleration administered at school
    (specific dates determined by school)
    April and May 2019
     
     
     
     
    MAP testing window
    (specific dates determined by school)
     
    D65 Department of Research, Accountability, and Data assembles MAP scores and exam data to determine which students are eligible for possible math acceleration
    May 14, 2019 
     
     
     
     
    Grades K-4: Principals, teachers, and District 65 STEM Team will review student performance data. For those students who qualify for Math Qualifying Exam for Acceleration, parents will be notified.

    Grades 5-6: Initial Math placement letters mailed to parents that will include instructions for registering for optional re- test.

    May 18, 2019 (Saturday)
    - or -
    May 21, 2019 (Tuesday)

    Eligible students K-4: Math Qualifying Exam for Acceleration offered at King Arts School (2424 Lake St)

    Saturday arrival 9:00am. Test at 9:30am. Test approximately 90 min.

    Tuesday arrival 4:00pm. Test at 4:15pm. Test approximately 90 min.

    May 18, 2019 (Saturday)
    - or -
    May 21, 2019 (Tuesday)

    Grades 5-6: OPTIONAL Re-test offered at King Arts School (2424 Lake St)

    (either MAP or Placement Qualifying Exam)

    Saturday arrival 9:00am. Test at 9:30am. Test approximately 90 min.

    Tuesday arrival 4:00pm. Test at 4:15pm. Test approximately 90 min.

    Re-test registration instructions will be included in the Initial Math Placement letter.


    Note: No re-testing for K-4 students.

    June 3, 2019 
    Grades K-6: All placement decisions finalized and mailed to parents 
    Aug 20, 2018 - MAP
    (Monday; 12:30pm)

    August 21, 2018 - Placement Exam
    (Tuesday; 12:30pm)

    Testing days at JEH for new District 65 students.

    Any student new to the district who is looking to enroll in a math class above his or her current grade level must either provide a MAP score or take the MAP test at JEH. In addition, the student must also take the D65 Placement Exam.

    Location on Monday for MAP: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Literary and Fine Arts School, 2424 Lake St, Evanston, Room 209 (Ms Ticho)

    Location on Tuesday for Qualifying Exam: JEH District Office, Teacher Center Conference Room