Testing at CHS
Credit Recovery - The credit recovery program at CHS is for students who have failed one or more semesters and need to recover the credit. Students who wish to participate in the credit recovery program must be self motivated.
There are 3 ways to recover credit at CHS:
1. Re-take the class
2. Credit recovery through Edgenuity
3. Credit by Exam - The exams contain an entire semesters worth of information and are very difficult. While there is a short review before the exam, the student is responsible for studying the material.
EXPLORE and PLAN - Taking the EXPLORE® test as a 9th grader and PLAN® as a 10th grader is a great way to prepare for the ACT — both help you get ready to succeed in college and beyond. PLAN scores are often used for Dual Enrollment requirements. These tests are given in March during the school day and are free of charge to the student.
ACT - The ACT® is given six Saturdays from September to June. Click here for pricing and more information on the ACT
-The ACT® is also given in March as part of Louisiana's accountability testing. At this time it is given to all Juniors (and seniors if funding is available) free of charge!
WorkKeys - ACT WorkKeys® are a series of tests that measure foundational and soft skills.For more info
PSAT - The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). It's a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives you a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools. It is offered in October for those who sign up for a small fee.
EOC - EOC (End of Course) exams are given Late April - Mid May. Only students taking Biology I, Algebra I, Geometry, U.S. History, English II and English III will take an EOC exam.
Students must pass the following test to graduate.
Biology or U.S. History and
Algebra I or Geometry and
English II or English III
More information about EOC tests
ASVAB - The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery of Tests is an interest inventory test that helps guide students toward college majors and careers. Your scores determine how qualified you are for military occupations and enlistment bonuses. A high score improves your chances of being placed in the area of your choice and the bonus you wish to receive.
Visit http://www.military.com/ASVAB for more information.