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FAST Reading and Math Assessments

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All Westglades students will participate in the first administration of the Grade 6-8 Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST) Reading and Mathematics assessments on the following dates:  


6th Grade Reading 9/12        6th Grade Math* 9/19 

7th Grade Reading 9/13        7th Grade Math* 9/20 

8th Grade Reading 9/14        8th Grade Math* 9/21 


*Students enrolled in an EOC Math course (Algebra or Geometry) will not participate in the FAST assessment, they will be doing EOC prep work during that time and will take their EOC in May.


*8th grade students will continue to take the 8th grade science test and the students taking Biology will take the Biology EOC in May. 

*7th grade students enrolled in GEARS 2 will take the 8th grade science test in May. 

*All 7th grade students will take the Civics EOC in May.