• Credit-by-Exam



    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

    2/2/18

     
    Summer 2018 Testing for Grade Levels K-12
    Testing Dates: June 26 & 27
    Deadline for registration is April 30, 2018
    at Chisholm Trail High School
     
    Testing Dates: July 10 & 11
    Deadline for registration is May 23, 2018
    TBA
      

    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.
     

    Credit by Exam - Kindergarten Application

    Credit by Exam - Elementary Application

    Credit by Exam - Secondary 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