Published : Thursday, March 15, 2012 | 7:08 AM
The California High School Exit Examination [CAHSEE] test was given to all 10th grade students and those 11th/12th grade students who needed to pass one or both sections last Tuesday, March 13th and Wednesday, March 14th, 2012. Class of 2012 Graduation is Wednesday, June 13th. Those who want to learn more about Pasadena High School, everyone is invited to sign up for a Campus Tour. Call (626) 396-5880 Ext. 84072 to reserve a spot.
About the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE)
The California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) is a requirement for high school graduation in the state of California, created by the California Department of Education to improve the academic performance of California high school students, and especially of high school graduates, in the areas of reading, writing, and mathematics; public school students must pass the exam before they can receive a high school diploma, regardless of any other graduation requirements.
Students first take the test the beginning of their sophomore year. If they do not pass one or both of the two test sections, then they may retake the section or sections they have not yet passed. Up to eight test opportunities are available to students before the end of their senior year.