Next week we will be administering the Canadian Tests of Basic Skills (CTBS) to our students in Grades 3, 5, 6 & 8 from October 12-14.
The tests do not need any preparation or studying.
Canadian Test of Basic Skills (CTBS) are trusted group assessment tools that enable schools to identify student achievement in major curriculum areas including vocabulary, reading, language, mathematics, and science. With the results of CTBS, schools will be able to:
Identify high and low achieving students
Make decisions for grouping of students
Plan instructional emphases
Measure growth of learning
Evaluate effectiveness of instruction
Report to parents on student progress
The Schedule for grade 3,5 and 6 will be as follows: