Tuesday, March 31, 2015
8601 White Horse Rd. ♦ Greenville, S.C. 29617 ♦ 864-355-1100

Announcements

Daddy Daughter Dance
.Every Armstrong girl K4 - 5th grade and her dad, grandfather, uncle, or favorite adult are cordially invited to attend a magical evening of dancing.  The tickets cost $5.00 per person.  Tickets must be purchased no later than April 6th.  A ticket form is being sent home with each girl.


Spring Testing

ACT Aspire Testing/SCPASS Testing

The third through fifth grade students will be taking the new ACT Aspire test for writing, English, reading, and math.  These tests are timed.  We encourage the students to get a good night of rest and eat a nutritious breakfast on test days.  The students will be served breakfast as usual in the classroom during testing.

The fourth and fifth graders will also be taking the SCPASS test for science and social studies.  These tests are not timed.  We encourage the students to get a good night of rest and eat a nutritious breakfast on test days.  The students will be served breakfast in the classroom as usual during the testing days.

Test

Time

Date

ACT Aspire Writing

30 min.

Tuesday,  April 28

ACT Aspire English

30 min.

ACT Aspire Reading

60 min.

Wednesday, April 29

ACT Aspire Mathematics

55 min.

Thursday,  April 30

SCPASS Science (4th, 5th)

Untimed

Thursday, May 7

SCPASS Social Studies (4th, 5th)

Untimed

Friday, May 8

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Este año escolar, todos los estudiantes de los grados  3º, 4º, y 5º participarán en una nueva prueba. ACT Aspire. Se realizará en ELA (inglés, lectura, y escritura) y matemáticas También, todos los estudiantes de los grados 3º, 4º, y 5º participarán en las pruebas SCPASS  en ciencias y estudios sociales.  ACT Aspire, una prueba cronometrada, se pide al estudiante que escoja una respuesta de entre las posibles alternativas y que escriba repuestas. SCPASS, una prueba no cronometrada, se pide al estudiante que escoja una respuesta de entre las posibles alternativas.  Las pruebas ACT Aspire y SCPASS se ajustan a los estándares estatales y miden el rendimiento académico del estudiante en cada materia evaluada.

 

Prueba

Duración

Fecha

ACT Aspire Escritura

30 minutos

Martes, 28 de Abril

ACT Aspire Inglés

30 minutos

ACT Aspire Lectura

60 minutos

Miércoles, 29 de Abril

ACT Aspire Matemáticas

55 minutos

Jueves, 30 de Abril

SCPASS Ciencias (4º, 5º)

No  cronometrada,

Jueves, 7 de Mayo

SCPASS Estudios Sociales (4º, 5º)

No  cronometrada,

Viernes, 8 Mayo


PTA Needs Your Help!
PTA Needs You! Contact our PTA at 355-1148 or email 031pta@greenville.12.sc.us if you would like to be a member of our PTA team and/or can help with any school activities.


Parents of Car Riders
Car RidersParents of car riders for safety, please drop off and pick up your child in the designated area in the front of the school. You must have an Armstrong issued car tag when you come in the afternoon car line. If you do not, you will be asked to park and come inside to pick up your child. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our children safe.


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