Credit-by-Exam is a test for a student to demonstrate mastery in a subject or to earn course credit by passing the exam. The Credit-by-Exam test covers the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills in the content area being tested.Kindergarten acceleration: a student must score 90 percent or above on the following tests: language arts, mathematics, science and social studies to be placed in first grade.
Grades 1-5: To skip a grade level, the student must score an 80 percent or higher in each of the following areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies to be placed in the next grade level.Grades 6-12: Credit by Examination Without Prior Instruction (Secondary): the student must score an 80 percent or above on all exams for acceleration for the applicable course. If such credit is given, the District shall enter the examination score on the student's transcript.Grades 6-12 : Credit by Examination With Prior Instruction (Secondary): the student must score 70 percent or above on all exams for acceleration for the applicable course. If such credit is given, the District shall enter the examination score on the student's transcript.Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 Testing for Grades 9-12
Testing Date Deadline Registration 10/21/17 9/21/17 3/3/18
2/2/18Summer 2018 Testing for Grade Levels K-12Testing Dates: June 26 & 27Deadline for registration is April 30, 2018at Chisholm Trail High SchoolTesting Dates: July 10 & 11Deadline for registration is May 23, 2018TBA
To take the Summer 2018 Credit-by-Exam test(s), you must complete an application. A $25.00 deposit for each test is required to process your application. The deposit will be returned to those students taking the test when the results are mailed home. Click on the links below to download the appropriate application.Applications and deposits for Summer 2018 testing may be given to your home campus or mailed to:Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD Testing Department
Mary Jones, Ed.D.
1200 Old Decatur Road, Building 4
Fort Worth, TX 76179