The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR™) is a series of state-mandated standardized tests used in Texas public primary and secondary schools (grades 3-8) to assess a student's achievements and knowledge learned in the grade level.
Tested subjects and dates, along with parent resources and information are listed below.
|8th Grade||Reading||Math||Science||Social Studies|
2016-17 Testing Dates
|Subject||7th Grade||8th Grade|
|Reading||May 9||March 29|
|Math||May 8||March 28|
|Social Studies||N/A||May 11|
STAAR Retest Dates (8th Gr. Only)
|May 9||May 8|
|June 21||June 20|
A general school supply list is available for parents who would like to purchase supplies prior to the first day of school. This list applies to core subjects (English/Language Arts, Math, Science, & Social Studies). Elective courses will notify students of supplies needed on the first day of school. Please note that some supplies will need to be replenished throughout the school year. Click here to view or print the supply list.