Henderson County Schools 300HENDERSON, Ky. (5/6/13) – Henderson County Schools will be administering the Kentucky Performance Rating of Educational Progress (K-PREP) state assessment beginning today and concluding on Friday. This test will be given to students in grades three through eight in the areas of reading, math, science, social studies and on demand writing.
 
While in the past, schools were given a two week period to administer these tests, new state regulations allow for only five consecutive days to be designated as K-PREP test days. Make-up testing will occur in the afternoons after the regular testing session. Each school will be notifying parents as to specific schedules.
 
During this end of year testing, Henderson County Schools ask that parents and community members encourage our students and provide positive support.
 
Tips for a successful testing experience include:
–Students should be present each day since it is much less stressful for students to test with the regular class than individually during a make-up session. If possible, please schedule doctor/dental appointments during the late afternoon hours.

–Limit nighttime extra-curricular activities and outings to allow for a good night’s rest.

–Parents should provide a calm, stress-free environment each morning as your child gets ready for school. Get up in plenty of time to avoid morning rush and anxiety.

–Provide a nutritious breakfast.

–Have the student dress comfortably.

–Most importantly, express confidence in the child’s ability to do his or her best.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Danielle Crafton

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,683.58
-46.53 (-0.26%)    
2 S&P 2,068.76
-8.02 (-0.39%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,991.94
-17.27 (-0.34%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 15353

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 7929

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 4646

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 3881

KMA Reminds Motorists of New Kentucky Red Light…

by David Holt
June 30, 2015 3653

Earlington Man Faces Multiple Charges after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45820

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 15353

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 06, 2015 2005

Man Accused of Choking Girlfriend, Threatening to…

by SurfKY News
July 05, 2015 1648

Hopkins County Traffic Advisory

by Keith Todd
July 05, 2015 1575

More Dental Patients Using ER in Kentucky

by Al Cross
July 05, 2015 1303

4th Fest Ends with ‘a Bang’ of Music, Fireworks

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 1070

Recycling Equals Fun During iRecycling Regatta

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 06, 2015 914

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 06, 2015 868

Driving on Suspended License, Alleged Fleeing…

by SurfKY News
July 05, 2015 839

Study: One Dose of HPV Vaccine Effective

by Melissa Patrick
July 05, 2015 814

Legislator's Log - Week of July 5, 2015

by Brent Yonts
July 05, 2015 800

July 4 Saturday on the Square Features Patriotic…

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News