City High State Testing
- Sophomore | KeystoneLiterature Test
May 12th and 14th. Make-ups on May 18th and 19th
- Junior | Keystone Algebra & Biology Test
May 12th and 14th. Make-ups on May 18th
- Sophomore | Keystone Algebra Test
July 14th and 16th. Make-ups on July 17th
The Keystone Exams are end-of-course assessments designed to assess proficiency in the subject areas of Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Literature, English Composition, Biology, Chemistry, U.S. History, World History, and Civics and Government. Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, Keystone Exams in the following subjects were developed by the Department and made available for use by school districts, AVTSs and charter schools, including cyber charter schools:*
The Keystone Exams are one component of Pennsylvania’s statewide high school graduation requirements. Keystone Exams will help school districts guide students toward meeting state standards.
The ACT is a nationally recognized standardized tests and a common admission requirements for schools in the United States. The ACT is primarily for high school juniors and seniors which measures the students’ proficiency in critical skill areas — such as problem solving and reading comprehension — that are necessary for a student to have a college success.