Assessments
Throughout the school year, students participate in different assessments aimed at answering the question on every teacher, administrator, and parent’s mind…“Are my students learning?” The results help ensure each child is getting the instruction and knowledge they need to be successful in the classroom and in their futures.
 
Some assessments, such as the MCAS tests, determine a student’s ability to graduate while others, such as the SAT or ACT, help students gain college admission and secure scholarship opportunities. Throughout the year our faculty and staff will be available to help you and your child be aware of testing dates, register for the different assessments, and prepare for the exam with a variety of test-taking skills.
 

PSAT 10 (For Sophomores) Registration

Registration is open for Valley Tech sophomores who wish to take the College Board PSAT 10 test on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 7:50 a.m. at BVT.  Interested students should register by Friday, February 17, 2017 to ensure being enrolled for the test administration. 

Cost for this year’s exam is $15 per student (checks made payable to Blackstone Valley Tech) and may be paid in the Business Office during regular hours (8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.) on Monday through Friday.  This test administration is offered to Valley Tech sophomores on a first-come, first-served basis. 

AP Exam Payment

Fees for all Advanced Placement exams are now being taken for students currently enrolled in an AP course at BVT.  Cost of the exams this year is $84 per exam, $53 per exam for students on free/reduced lunch.  

Payment may be submitted (checks made payable to Blackstone Valley Tech) in the Business Office during regular hours (8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.) on Monday through Friday.  Students are encouraged to make their payments by Friday, February 10, 2017. 

Any questions/concerns may be directed to:

Mr. Grabowski
Office of Student Life
508-529-7758, x3003 
2016 – 2017 Test Dates
 
 
MCAS Retests
Mar. 1 – 3: English Language Arts
Mar. 6 – 7: Mathematics 
 
 
MCAS Tests for Sophomores & Advanced Freshmen
Mar. 21 – 23: English Language Arts
May 16 – 17: Mathematics
Jun. 5 – 6: Science
 
PSATs
Mar. 8: PSAT 10 (for Sophomores)
 
Advanced Placement Exams 
May 1: AP Chemistry
May 2: AP Computer Science
May 2: AP Spanish Language & Culture
May 2: AP Physics 1
May 3: AP English Literature & Composition
May 5: AP United States History
May 8: AP Biology
May 9: AP Calculus
May 10: AP English Language
              & Composition 
 
College Board SAT Exams 
Mar. 11: SAT Exam
Apr. 7: Registration deadline
             for May 6 Exam
May 6: SAT Exam
May 9: Registration deadline
             for Jun. 3 Exam
Jun. 3: SAT Exam
 
ACT Tests 
Mar. 3: Registration deadline
             for Apr. 8 Test
Apr. 8: ACT Test
May 5: Registration deadline
             for Jun. 10 Test
Jun. 10: ACT Test
 
Go to the College Board website for
additional test dates.
 
 
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