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Assessment & Measurement


Why do we assess? AHS believes in the value of assessing our students in a multitude of ways. Assessment allows instruction to be more individualized by providing teachers with strengths/ weaknesses for each student. As a college preparatory school, we are preparing our students to be successful before, during, and after college.

Free Resources

SAT

  • Practice booklets can be obtained in our college counselor’s office
  • Khan Academy – free SAT test preparation. Students can even upload your PSAT scores into the site and it will help design a practice program on areas the student needs to improve in

ACT

  • Practice booklets can be obtained in our college counselor’s office
  • Naviance – student can log in and use the ACT preparation videos that are linked to their portal
  • ACTstudent.org – a website  that allows students to prepare for testing

Resources with a Cost

  • ACT/SAT preparation books – these usually cost from $20-$40 and can be found at Maria’s Bookstore, as well as online
  • Test Prep Tutoring – a academic tutoring center that will be focusing on ACT/SAT content. Please contact our college counselor’s if you would like her contact information
  • PrepNow – online test prep tutoring that can demonstrate with date results. 800-903-7737
  • Ivy Bound – online test prep tutoring.  860-666-3999

Information on ACT/SAT exams

There are a variety of ways to gain more information about the ACT and SAT test. Please refer below to the following resources

PARCC/CMAS Resources

Contact Information

If you have any questions contact the Assessment and Measurement Coordinator.

Assessment & Measurement Coordinator:
testing@animashighschool.com

College Counselor:
collegecounseling@animashighschool.com 

Testing Schedule

April 25, 2017
  • Colorado SAT Make Up Date - (Testing & Assessment Event)

    April 25, 2017 @ 8:25 am - 11:55 am
    Animas High School, 20091 US-160, Durango, CO 81301, USA (map)

    Any Junior that missed the Colorado SAT initial test date will participate in this state assessment.

    This assessment is by state law. Students can elect to opt out if they choose. However opting out can affect the school. More information about this will be sent to all parents and students via email.


April 26, 2017
  • Colorado PSAT 10 Make Up Date - (Testing & Assessment Event)

    April 26, 2017 @ 8:25 am - 11:55 am
    Animas High School, 20091 US-160, Durango, CO 81301, USA (map)

    Any Sophomores that missed the Colorado PSAT 10 initial test date will participate in this state assessment.

    This assessment is by state law. Students can elect to opt out if they choose. However opting out can affect the school. More information about this will be sent to all parents and students via email.


April 29, 2017
  • Devo bike swap - (Testing & Assessment Event)

    April 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm


May 4, 2017
  • Snowdown meeting at AHS - (Testing & Assessment Event)

    May 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm


September 26, 2017
  • Gorillaz at red rocks - (Testing & Assessment Event)

    September 26, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm