FINAL EXAMS

SEMESTER I FINAL EXAMS- OPTIONAL FINAL EXAMS for grades 9, 10, 11,12 are scheduled for December 21 & 22, and Make-Up Exams occur Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Please see the info below for more details on Semester I exams.

SEMESTER II FINAL EXAMS-OPTIONAL FINAL EXAMS for grade 12 is scheduled for are scheduled for Wednesday, May 5 (1,2,6,7) and Thursday, May 6 (3,4,5,8). Can also make an appointment for Make Up Exams on Friday, May 7. Grades 9,10, and 11 will take place on Wednesday May 19 (1,2,6,7) and Thursday, May 20 (3,4,5, 8 Make Up) and by appointment from 1-3 on Thursday, May 20.

Final Exam Format:

  • Final Exams for 9-12 grade students are encouraged, but considered optional in most cases.

  • Final Exams take place Dec 21 and Dec 22 with the Regular HHS Schedule for SEMESTER 1.

  • Final Exams take place on May 19 and May 20 with the Regular HHS Schedule for SEMESTER 2.

  • Students are only required to attend class on Dec 21 and Dec 22 if a Final Exam is taken for SEMESTER 1.

  • Students are only required to attend class on May 19 and May 20 if a Final Exam is taken for SEMESTER 2.

  • Final Exams may be required for certain AP, Dual Credit (SWIC and SLU), Collinsville Vocational, PLTW, and other classes per teacher and course expectations.

  • End of term course activities taken prior to or during finals may include cumulative and/or chapter tests, semester reviews, projects, skills assessments, portfolios, writing samples, course summary, reflection activities, etc.

  • Students taking an OPTIONAL Final Exam can improve their overall grade, but not lower it

  • Grading for Students Taking Final Exams: Qtr. 3 & Qtr. 4 40% each, Final Exam 20%

  • Grading for Students Not Taking Final Exams: Qtr. 3 & Qtr. 4 each count 50%

  • Remote Learners are encouraged to take Final Exams in-person when possible

  • Students are required to take Final Exams on scheduled days