Keystone Testing Information 2020-2021
Keystone Exam Information
Below you will find links to an important documents that detail the Keystone Assessment Guidelines and Graduation Requirements for our students. Please make sure to review the information carefully. Contact your House Office with any questions.
Spring Testing Dates:
Literature - Monday, May 16, 2022
Algebra - Thursday, May 19, 2022
Biology - Monday, May 23, 2022
Classes of 2023 and 2024:
PA Act 158 - Keystone Graduation Pathways - This is a requirement for students in the Class of 2023 and beyond.
Keystone Test Administration and Religious Exemption Information for the 2021-2022 School Year
A parent/guardian may choose to exempt their child from participating in the exam(s) for religious reasons if the tested content is found to conflict with their religious beliefs as per PA Code 22, Chapter 4.4. To exempt your child for religious reasons from participating in one or more Keystone Exam(s), a parent/guardian must complete the following actions required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE):
- Email Mrs. Jennifer Opdyke, CB South School Assessment Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org to request an appointment to view the exam(s) to determine if they conflict with your religious beliefs.
- Report to CB South at the appointed time and sign PDE’S Confidentiality Agreement prior to viewing the exams.
- Write a letter to the Superintendent of schools for Central Bucks School District, Dr. Abram M. Lucabaugh, stating the specific exam you want your child exempt from for religious reasons. Submit the letter to Mrs. Jennifer Opdyke, CB South School Assessment Coordinator, at email@example.com.
These actions must be completed by Friday, May 13, 2022 for the Spring 2022 Keystone Window.For information regarding 2021-2022 Literature Keystone Exam click the following link: https://www.cbsd.org/Page/1507For information regarding the 2021-2022 Algebra I Keystone Exam click the following link: https://www.cbsd.org/Page/36489For information regarding the 2021-2022 Biology Keystone Exam click the following link: https://www.cbsd.org/Page/24248