Walsh Intermediate School

May 2, 2022

Dear WIS Parents and Guardians,

 In May, the district will be participating in the State of Connecticut Smarter Balanced Assessments (SBA).  By participating in SBA, the teachers will be able to see the growth and progress your child has made during the school year.  Students will be assessed in Math, English Language Arts, and Science (grades 5 and 8).  This year students will be taking their assessments with content area teachers. Below are the dates and schedule that WIS students will taking the assessments.  

 

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7 

Grade 8

Week of May 9th

Math

Math

Math

Math

Week of May 16th

ELA

ELA

ELA

Science

Week of May 23rd

Science

No Test

No Test

ELA

 

Here are a few tips to support your child during the week of testing:

  • Have a good breakfast.
  • Get a good night’s rest.
  • Think positively.
  • Chromebooks need to be fully charged.
  • BRING HEADPHONES.
  • Be on time for class.

 

We thank you in advance for your support.  If you have any questions don’t hesitate to email me at rreynolds@branfordschools.org .

 

Best-

Principal Reynolds

Walsh Intermediate School