Successful testing is a key component of every student's online high school academic journey. At Hope Hope School Online, we are committed to providing our students the personalized attention and support necessary to prepare them for performing well on academic assessments. The high-quality education provided by the well-qualified teachers, coupled with a hands-on approach, creates very positive academic outcomes for the Hope High School Online students.
HHSO has a variety of tests administered each school year.
Below is a quick description of each type of assessment.
AzM2 is the current year state required assessment for ELA and Math. This 10th grade (cohort 2023) test is the replacement for AzMerit. The ELA and Math assessments are considered end of year assessments. This means students will be tested only once, in the spring.ELA is broken into two sections, Reading and Writing. Math will only have one section. All 10th graders (cohort 2022) will need to complete both the ELA and Math assessments.
AzSCI is the current year state required assessment for Science. This 11th grade (cohort 2022) test is the replacement for AIMS Science. This test has a variety of Science topics and it will be tested only once, in the spring. It will only have one section. All 11th graders (cohort 2022) will need to complete this assessment.
A 100 question test to be administered to all students. Students must pass this test with at least 60% before a diploma can be issued.
Math and Reading assessments are administered to students at the beginning of their Math and ELA courses. These tests are used to help establish a student's proficiency baseline. These tests must be taken with an approved proctor.
Math and Reading benchmarks will be administered in between first and second semesters of Math and ELA Courses. These tests must be taken with an approved proctor.
Math and Reading assessments administered to students at the end of Math and ELA courses are used to measure academic growth. These tests must be taken with an approved proctor.