committed to Family Engagement
"The Schenectady City School District recognizes the importance
of parental engagement in the success of our students. We are
committed to strengthening the partnership between home and
school. A thriving partnership and a strong commitment from
both sides, to work toward our common vision, are essential for
us to take huge strides and make gains."
– Superintendent Larry Spring
ELA Testing Common Core
All students in grades 3-8 will take the
English Language Arts exam. The
state assessments this year are based on
shifts in the Common Core standards.
Here are some resources that provide
information on Common Core, answers to
frequently asked questions and some
sample questions and ways you can help
your child prepare for the test.