Important School Dates

  • For easy reference, the 2022-2023 FRHSD calendar is located online.

     

    TESTING DATES

    2022 Start Strong Assessments Administration-English Language Arts (ELA), Math, and Science

    The Start Strong assessment is a diagnostic, online assessment in ELA (all students in grades 9 and 10), Math (all students taking Geometry, Algebra I, or Algebra II), and Science (all students in grades 9 and 12). The Start Strong assessment is a valuable tool for teachers, parents, and schools that provides results in real time. 

    New Jersey Graduation Proficiency Assessment-ELA (NJGPA-ELA) & New Jersey  Graduation Proficiency Assessment -Mathematics (NJGPA-M)

    Juniors are required to take and pass these computer-based assessments in Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy to meet the NJDOE’s graduation assessment requirement. Should a student not pass either the ELA or math portion, they will have the option to use alternative assessments (e.g., NJSLA, ACT, SAT, PSAT) to meet this requirement. 

    New Jersey Student Learning Assessments-ELA (NJSLA-ELA) & New Jersey Student Learning Assessment-Mathematics (NJSLA-M)

    These computer-based assessments in Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy give teachers, schools, students, and parents better information on whether students are on track in their learning and for success after high school. 

    New Jersey Student Learning Assessment - Science (NJSLA-S)

    The NJSLA-S measures student proficiency based on New Jersey’s state standards. The science standards require students to use science and engineering practices, disciplinary core ideas, and crosscutting concepts, in an integrated way, to make sense of phenomena or to design solutions to problems. 

     
    Students are NOT permitted to have cell phones, cameras, or other remotely activated or activating communication devices in ANY testing room. Students found to have a cell phone, camera, or other remotely activated or activating communication devices in a testing room will receive a V2 (void) for that test section.
     

    FINAL EXAMINATION DATES - EARLY DISMISSAL SESSIONS

    All students are required to take a final exam at the conclusion of each course. Each exam block will be 90 minutes in length. Vacations and/or other activities must be arranged after the close of the exam schedule. No requests for exceptions will be honored. To maintain the integrity of the exam environment, students will not be admitted to a scheduled exam late or be allowed to leave early.  All such occurrences will require students to take missed exams on the designated make-up date or during the summer.  Parents must contact the main office to make an appointment.  No early exams will be scheduled for any reason.