WMS Assessment Information
Testing Coordinator: Lisa Campbell
Office Number 281-641-5215
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Middle School Students Will Participate In The Following Assessments Under STAAR:
Grade 6 Reading and Math
Grade 7 Reading, Math, and Writing
Grade 8 Reading, Math*, Science, and Social Studies
Grade 8 Algebra I EOC* (Students not scoring at approaching grade level will retake the Algebra I EOC in high school until they reach Level II - it does not impact their credit for the course.)
Students in 8th grade taking Geometry or higher will be required to take the 8th Grade Math STAAR Test.
Once students have taken a STAAR assessment they will receive a score indicating their performance. The three performance levels listed below are all passing levels. They are designed to tell you at what level your child is passing. If you child did not pass it will state that they did not achieve approaching grade level.
- Masters Grade Level
- Meets Grade Level
- Approaches Grade Level
Currently all STAAR tests are scheduled for a 4 hour window of testing. We will update this information if anything changes for the 2019-2020 school year. As of the start of school no announcements have been made. Below is the current information that was released by TEA:
8th Grade Student Success Initiative Links: This information is for students who did not reach an approaching grade level score on their math and/or reading STAAR tests.
For more information on the Student Success Initative (SSI) for 8th graders please see the Texas Education Agency Link below.
Student Success Initiative Brochure 8th Grade