Procedures for Retest Opportunities at PSD Middle Schools (beginning October 1st):
A. Any student who is not satisfied with his or her effort on a summative assessment may retake the assessment
B. Students who FAIL a summative assessment will be assigned to directed studies OR remediation, and retest prior to the administration of the next unit assessment.
C. For "test-corrections", student can still make the higher of the two grades
D. The retest should be a variation of the original test.
E. Parent permission for a retest is not required.
F. Only one make up will be allowed for each summative assessment
G. A student retaking a summative assessment will receive the higher of the two grades.
H. Students can receive up to a 100 on a retest.
I. Retesting must occur within two weeks after the failed test, unless extenuating circumstances arise.
J. These retest procedures do not include final exams or benchmark assessments