On Tuesday, April 10, Wednesday, April 11, and Thursday, April 12, 2018, all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will take the PSAT, SAT, ACT Work Keys, and M-STEP. The State of Michigan requires all students to take these standardized assessments. This year ninth grade students will take the PSAT 8/9 and tenth grade students will take the PSAT 10. Eleventh grade students will take the SAT, ACT Work Keys, and M-STEP. A separate letter will be sent home for students receiving testing accommodations. The Michigan Department of Education and Bloomfield Hills Schools have determined the following mandatory testing dates for these assessments:
DAY 1: (Tuesday April 10, 2018)
- Students in grades 9 and 11 report at 7:25 a.m.
- 11th Grade SAT 7:25 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - transportation will be provided at 1 p.m.
- 9th Grade PSAT 8/9 7:25 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - transportation will be provided at 11 a.m.
- All accommodated 10th graders report at 7:25 a.m.
- Transportation will pick up 10th and 12th grade to report to school for Advisory from 1:15 - 2:30 p.m.
- 10th and 12th graders will be picked up 6 hours later than normal bus hours
Day 2: (Wednesday April 11, 2018)
- Students in grade 10 and 11 report at 7:25 a.m.
- 11th Grade ACT Work Keys 7:25 - 11 a.m.
- 10th Grade PSAT 10 7:25 - 11 a.m.
- Lunch from 11:00 - 11:30 a.m. (for 10th and 11th grade)
- Delayed Start (11:30 a.m.) for 9th and 12th grade
- 9th and 12 graders will be picked up 4.5 hours later than normal bus time
Afternoon Abbreviated Schedule for ALL GRADES:
Even Day NO ADVISORY
- 2nd Hour 11:30 a.m. - 12:07 p.m.
- 4th Hour 12:17 - 12:54 p.m.
- 6th Hour 1:04 - 1:41 p.m.
- 8th Hour 1:51 - 2:30 p.m.
Day 3: (Thursday April 12, 2018)
- Students in grade 11 report at 7:25 a.m.
- Students in grades 9, 10 and 12 report at 10:30 a.m.
- 11th Grade M-STEP 7:25 - 10 a.m.
- Lunch from 10:00-10:30 a.m. (Cafeteria open for students to purchase lunch/students can bring their lunch)
- Delayed Start (10:30 a.m.) for 9th, 10th, and 12th grade
- 9th, 10th, and 12th graders will be picked up 3.25 hours later than normal time
Abbreviated Schedule for ALL GRADES:
- Lunch 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. (11th grade)
- Lunch 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. (9th, 10th, 12th grade)
- 1st Hour 11:10 - 11:55 a.m.
- 3rd Hour 12:05 - 12:50 p.m.
- 5th Hour 1:00 - 1:45 p.m.
- 7th Hour 1:55 - 2:30 p.m.