State Required Testing Information

Cell Phones

Just a reminder that all cell phones and electronic devices are prohibited during testing.
A student possessing a cell phone or any communication device that has text messaging, email, video or internet capabilities while taking STAAR or any other state assessment must turn off the device before receiving any test materials. The student's test may not be scored if the student had possession of a cell phone and the testing materials were distributed to the students. The device must be confiscated and the offense reported to the campus testing coordinators.

Aldine ISD Testing Information

For additional information about testing in Aldine ISD, please use the link to access the Aldine ISD Web Site.

STAAR Testing

In the spring of 2012, the State of Texas  Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) replaced the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS). The STAAR program includes annual assessments for grades3-8 in reading and mathematics;assessments in writing at grade 4 and 7; in science at grades 5 and 8; and in social studies at grade 8; an end-of-course assessments for English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology and U.S. History.