Provincial Achievement tests for home educated students

Students will be expected to participate in the provincial achievement tests  (PAT) in grades 6, 9 in language arts and math.

If the home education plan follows the Alberta Program of Studies in science and Social studies students will be expected to participate in those assessments as well. 

Arrangements will be made for the student to write in one of Palliser's schools. 

2020 Provincial Achievement Tests - Draft schedule

PAT Schedule for 2019-2020
  Proposed Date Proposed Date Date Date
Exam January /Grade 6 January/Grade 9 May/ June Grade 6 May / June Grade 9
ELA Part A January 16 January 16 May 4 May 4
ELA Part B January 24 January 23 June 18 June 18
Math January 30 January 27 June 22 June 22
Science January 31 January 28 June 23 June 23
Social January 29 January 29 June 24 June 24

Having the opportunity to learn at my own pace was something that really helped me and other students get through high school. Being an independent student and having access to all of my assignments was a big help. I found myself accomplishing things I never thought possible.

Travis, 12

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