Beginning on Wednesday, April 19, the students of the Treutlen County School system will begin taking the Georgia Milestones Tests. Georgia Milestones measures how well students have learned the knowledge and skills outlined in the state-adopted content standards in English Language Arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
Students in grades 3 through 8 take an end-of-grade assessment in English Language Arts and mathematics while students in grades 5 and 8 are also assessed in science and social studies. High school students take an end-of-course assessment for each of the ten courses designated by the State Board of Education. The 10 courses for high school students are
- English Language Arts
- Ninth Grade Literature and Composition
- American Literature and Composition
- Algebra I or Coordinate Algebra
- Geometry or Analytic Geometry
- Physical Science
- Social Studies
- United States History
- Economics/Business/Free Enterprise
Click Read More to the right to see the schedule for the tests.