What is STAAR and EOC? (information from TEA and the SBISD website)
STAAR End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments EOC assessments are required for graduation for students entering high school in 2011-2012 and after to measure students’ academic performance in core high school courses and to become part of the graduation requirements beginning with the freshman class of 2011-2012. The EOC assessments for lower-level courses must include questions to determine readiness for advanced coursework. The assessments for higher-level courses must include a series of special purpose questions to measure college readiness and the need for developmental coursework in higher education. Successful completion of the following EOC assessments is required for graduation: English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology, and U.S. History.
Stratford High School Spring Branch ISD 14555 Fern Drive Houston, Texas 77079 Phone: 713-251-3400 Fax: 713-251-3420
Stratford Senior High School Counseling Mission Statement The Counseling Department at Stratford High School recognizes the importance of a comprehensive individualized approach to life-long learning through the implementation of the SBISD mission of the T-2-4 program. The counseling program addresses the needs of all Spartan students with a focus on personal/social needs, high educational expectations, and career exploration. The goal for every Spartan is to achieve at the highest level with the skills and competencies necessary to be able to make self-directed, realistic, and responsible decisions while becoming successful and productive contributors to society.