Beginning in spring 2012, the State Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR) replaced the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS).  The STAAR program at grades 3-8 assesses Mathematics and Reading. Wring is assessed in 4th and 7th grades. Science is assessed in 4th and 7th  grades. Science is assessed in 5th and 8th grades, and Social Studies is assessed in 8th grade.
    At the high school level, student must meet standard in the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments in English I and II, Algebra I, Biology, and U.S. History.