March is I Love to Read month at Empire Gardens! Our whole school will track how much time we spend reading at home and at school. Weekly activities this month will include: a door decorating contest, DEAR (Drop Everything and Read), Read Around the Playground, and Guest Readers. Each week, students will turn in reading logs reporting how many minutes they…Read More Top
Each spring, schools across California participate in the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress program, also known as CAASPP.
This year, students 3rd-5th will participate in the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts and mathematics (SBAC), the California Alternate Assessments (CAA), and, for 5th grade, the California Science Tests (CAST).
These assessments help school districts and…Read More Top