Assessments information

Graduation assessments are required by the Ministry of Education to fulfill graduation requirements.

Students who are enrolled in a Q2 Math 11 course will be required to write the Numeracy 10 Assessments, and students who are enrolled in a Q2 English 10 course (Literary Studies, Spoken Language, New Media, Composition or Creative Writing 10) will be required to write the Literacy 10 Assessment during the week of January 25-29th.

Teachers will be letting their students know about when their classes will be writing. In addition, the schedule is posted below.

Grade 12 students this year are only required to write the Numeracy 10 assessment. Most graduating students would have completed this assessment already. Grade 12s who have not written the numeracy assessment should have received in an email in December and will be writing on Friday January 29th at 8:30am. Students, please check your SD61 learn account. If you are unsure if you have written the numeracy assessment, please connect with your counsellor as you will be need to be added to the list.
All students writing: please be on time, as you are only allowed to enter in the first 30 minutes after the secure assessment begins.
The schedule is as follows:

Grade 12 students this year, will only be required to write the Numeracy 10 assessment, if you have not written the Numeracy 10 assessment please email Amanda Chan at achan@sd61.bc.ca

 

Date

 

Teacher/Class

Room Number/Location Start Time
Mon Jan. 25 Kyla Belvedere’s Lit Studies 10 Block A/B Group 1 Annex C West 8:15:AM
Nora King’s Workplace Math 11 Block A/B Group 1 116 8:15:AM
Tues Jan. 26 Kyla Belvedere’s Lit Studies 10 Block A/B Group 2 Annex C West 8:15:AM
Nora King’s Workplace Math 11 Block A/B Group 2 116 8:15:AM
Nicole Steeves’ Creative Writing 10 Block C/D 207 12:00 PM
Wed Jan. 27 Carrie Ann Taylor’s Composition 10 Block C/D Library 8:15 AM
Thurs Jan. 28 Danielle Bolton’s New Media 10 Block C/D 202 12:00 PM
Kas Karim’s Pre Calculus 11 Flex Block C/D 219 12:00 PM
Greg Sivertson Pre Calculus 11 Block C/D 217 12:00 PM
Friday Jan. 29 ALL GRADE 12s who have not written: (Alpha by last name see below:)
Last Name A-G Lab 111 8:30:AM
Last Name H-MO Lab 112 8:30:AM
Last Name MU-Z Library 8:30:AM

Please see the following links for practice assessments and information on both the Numeracy and Literacy Assessments:

Information on Numeracy Assessment

Information on Literacy Assessment