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Midterm exams only lead to unneeded stress

Midterm exams only lead to unneeded stress

By Nina Otebele, Outreach Manager

April 10, 2019

November is a glorious month to enjoy family, turkeys, the leaves changing color; the spring season arrives in April along with, of course, midterm exams. In case you didn’t know, a midterm exam is a test given towards the end of the quarter or middle of the semester. Personally, I have a mixed opini...

PSAT/PLAN test shouldn’t be forced on students

PSAT/PLAN test shouldn't be forced on students

By Editorial Board

October 17, 2013

While both the PLAN and PSAT tests are very helpful in preparing students for the future, District officials should not have made these tests required for all juniors and sophomores. The testing on Oct. 16 took up more than half of the school day. And like numerous other testing days, the second half...

PSAT and PLAN to prepare students for college, beyond

By Erika Fisher | The Hawkeye

By Arani Yogendran

October 10, 2013

On Oct. 16, all sophomores and juniors will be taking the PLAN or PSAT tests. All sophomores will be required to take the PLAN test and all juniors will be required to take the PSAT test. Both the PSAT and PLAN tests give students a sneak peak of the actual SAT and ACT tests. This is t...

ACT moves to digital testing

ACT moves to digital testing

By AnhViet Nguyen

May 16, 2013

Move aside pencil and paper. The ACT is preparing to move to a computer-based exam by spring 2015. The college readiness test, taken by over a million high school students each year, will include the same content as found on the pencil and paper test with four sections – math, English, writing and...

2013 HSPE testing information

By Erick Yanzon

March 8, 2013

Mountlake Terrace High School will be administering the High School Proficiency Exam in Reading and Writing.  The Writing exam will begin at 7:20 a.m. on the mornings of Tuesday, March 12 and Wednesday, March 13.  The Reading exam will begin at 7:20 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, March 14. ...

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