Traverse City Record-Eagle

March 28, 2013

TCAPS offers AT, opt-out tests

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Traverse City Area Public Schools is holding two special testing opportunities.

Current fifth grade students can take placement tests for academically talented classes on April 13. AT classes offer more challenging workloads in language arts, math, science and social studies.

AT testing will be held at Traverse City East Middle School from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Students outside of TCAPS can take part in the testing.

Contact East Middle School for more information.

TCAPS high school students can test out of any high school courses on May 9 and May 11 at Traverse City West Senior High School.

Students must score a 78 percent or better to test out of a course. They cannot test out of courses in which they currently are enrolled or have previously failed.

Contact staff at West Senior High School or Traverse City Central High School for more information. Students must apply for the opt-out testing by April 26.