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Dr. Jones to Host Parent Forum on New York State Assessments

Dr. Donna Jones, Superintendent of Schools, will be hosting a Parent Forum regarding New York State Assessments on Wednesday, January 29 at 7:00 p.m. in the Saxton Middle School Auditorium.

It is recommended that parents and guardians of student in grades 3-8 attend this meeting. 

Topics to be discussed include:

  • a description of the New York State English Language Arts and Mathematics Assessment for those students in grades 3-8 and their administration
  • information regarding the scores and use of the scores from these assessments
  • the obligations of the school district
  • the rights of parents/guardians and students
  • the accountability status of district schools
  • alternative assessment methods which the district is considering

 Translation services will be provided at this event.