YES! Students are required to take the state mandated tests (AIMS Science/AzMERIT) when offered by Hope High School Online and the state of Arizona. AzMERIT will be given in the Fall, Spring, and Summer. AIMS Science will be given in the Spring of each year. For more information about state testing, click here. Please be aware that students may be required to travel to Maricopa County in order to take the necessary tests.