Student Resources

 

 

As the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) has replaced the Texas Assessments of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS), it is important to familiarize yourself with the assessment change. This website provides information, sample questions, testing dates, and other information regarding STAAR. 

 

TAKS/STAAR Testing Calendar- Testing information can be found on the TEA website: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index.aspx

SENIOR RESOURCES- Need to get ready for college?  

Next SAT Date: May 4

  • Registration Deadline-April 5, 2013

Next ACT Date: June 8

  • Registration Deadline-May 17, 2013

The SAT is designed to test your academic readiness for college, measuring the skills of the 21st century that are required for success in the real-world. The SAT in only designed to help students reach to their next level in education, but it can also provide many opportunities and financial support. Take full advantage of the resources provided on the SAT website.

ACTThe ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in: English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science. The ACT website provides more information and plently of resources for the ACT. 

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   ApplyTexas makes applying for college simple. Students can apply for admission to any Texas public university, community and private college; apply for scholarships and housing; and can sumbit application essays online. 

      The office of Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school. The FAFSA application is simple and easy, begin your application by visiting the website.