Testing for Acceleration

Credit by Exam (Acceleration) as amended by HB 5 requires the following:

A school district must provide at least one window to test between January 1 and March 31, one window to test between April 1 and June 30, one window to test between July 1 and September 30, and one window to test between October 1 and December 31 annually when each examination for acceleration for each primary school grade level and for credit for secondary school academic subjects required under Texas Education Code, §28.023, shall be administered in Grades 1-12 unless the examination has an administration date that is established by an entity other than the school district. A student may take a specific examination only once during each window. The testing window must be designed to meet the needs of all students. The dates must be publicized in the community.

2017-2018 Testing Window
Testing Window Registration Deadline
September 19-21 August 7
November 14-16 October 2
February 20-22 January 15
June 12-14 May 2

Please see your campus counselor for registration information.