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TAKS, TAAS exit retest offered at RISD

Rockdale High School w ill offer the TAKS and TAAS Retest Exit Level Exams in July 2009, according to RISD Testing Coordinator Cathy Ormsby.

Tests dates for TAKS are July 14 (ELA), July 15 (mathematics), July 16 (science) and July 17 (social studies). TAAS dates are July 14- 16 (writing, mathematics and reading respectively).

Individuals who are no longer enrolled in school and who have not previously met minimum expectations on all sections of the TAKS or TAAS test, but who have met all other graduation requirements, may register to retake the necessary sections, Ormsby said.

All out-of-school TAKS and TAAS examinees must complete a registration form and may do so online at http://k12testing. tx.ncspearson.com or by contacting Ormsby at 512-430-6144.

The paper registration form must be received in Austin no later than 5 p.m. Friday, June 12. Registered or certified mail is recommended when registration forms are mailed.


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