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Guidance- Assessment Dates

Assessment Dates

Many assessments are given at Howard throughout the year and some examples are listed below. To see which tests will be offered and on which dates during the 2020-2021 school year, check back periodically during the school year as they are updated below.




Course Final Exams - 1st semester (1/21 and 1/22, 2021) and 2nd semester (last two student school days)

End-of-Course Science DeSSA Assessment (Biology Students)

End-of-Course DeSSA Social Studies Assessment (U.S. History 11th graders)

Interim (Marking Period) Grading Dates - March 2, 2021 (3rd marking period) and May 7, 2021 (4th marking period)



Marking Period Grading Dates - January 22, 2021 (Marking Period 2), April 1, 2021 (Marking Period 3), and Last School Day (Marking Period 4)




If you have questions about these tests including how to prepare, register, etc., please contact your school counselor.