6/1/16: Placement results were mailed to the homes of current 5th graders (incoming 6th graders for 16/17 school year)
5/11/2016: Placement testing for all 5th graders going into middle school is currently underway. The multiple-choice tests and essay questions will be scored on May 20. Results are expected to be mailed (U.S. postal) to parents on June 1.
NEWS 4/23/2015: Placement testing for 5th graders has begun and will wrap up on May 18, 2015.
Updated 2/24/15: Here is a document with links to all the math instructional materials discussed at the Board Study Session on February 24, 2015.
Updated 8/29/2014: Letter from UC, CSU, CCC, and AICCU Leaders
Letter to the State Board of Education from the University of California, California State University, California Community Colleges, and Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities endorsing Common Core standards.
News 7/8/2014: Placement letters were sent out and should arrive via US mail within a day or so. Please contact your middle school counselor or principal if you have any questions.
News 6/3/2014: Placement testing is finished. All multiple-choice tests and essays have been scored. Letters indicating the math placement for next school year will be sent out in late-June.
News 5/23/2014: Placement testing for 5th graders moving into 6th grade is wrapping up this week (May 26 - May 30, 2014). Letters indicating the math placement for next school year will be sent out in late-June.
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