NEWS RELEASE
GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Communications Department
14705 Woodforest Blvd., Houston, TX 77015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 21, 2010
CONTACT: Craig Eichhorn
(832) 386-1231
ceichhorn@galenaparkisd.com

Exit Level TAAS/TAKS Test

         The following notice is for those who have completed graduation requirements, but have not passed the TAAS or TAKS exit level tests:

Exit Level TAAS/TAKS retests will be given at the schools listed below. Please contact the school for the testing time and specific location.

North Shore Senior High School 9th Grade Campus
13501 Holly Park
Houston, TX 77015
832-386-3400

Galena Park High School
1000 Keene Street
Galena Park, TX 77547
832-386-2800

The test is open to any student who has completed graduation credits but has not passed all the TAAS or TAKS exams required for graduation. Please note that all students whose Exit Level requirement was TAAS will now take portions of TAKS. Listed below are the tests and the dates they will be given.
Students may register online at www.pearsonaccess.com/cms/tx or in person when they arrive to test.

Dates Tests Administered
March 1, 2010 TAKS Exit Level Social Studies
March 3, 2010 TAKS Exit Level ELA or TAKS Exit Level Writing (Former TAAS examinees only)
March 4, 2010 TAKS Exit Level Math (Takes the place of TAAS Math for former TAAS examinees)
March 5, 2010 TAKS Exit Level Science or TAKS Exit Level Reading (Former TAAS examinees only)


If you have any questions, please call the high school or 832-386-1051.