Test Taking Tips

  • Alarm clock waking up on time to go to school. The following tips may assist you and your student in preparing for successful test taking.  

     

    Plan for Success

    • Get plenty of rest, a good nights sleep is very important
    • Eat a healthy breakfast
    • Arrive to school on time
    • Do not schedule appointments during testing days
    • Parents should refrain from picking up their child during testing time

      

    Keys to Success

    • Read or listen to all directions
    • Read each question carefully
    • Parent should refrain from communicating with their child via cellphone during testing time

     

    Prepare for Success

    • Attend school regularly
    • Listen and participate in class
    • Complete homework
    • Ask questions if you do not understand
    • Practice technology skills for online testing
    • Use AzMERIT Sample Tests to familiarize students, teachers, and parents with content, item types, and the user interface of the AzMERIT assessments