Credit for Demonstrated Mastery
The information provided below is based upon our current status and the prospect of returning to school under a Plan B model. CHCCS will provide the most up-to-date information on this website regarding the Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) process (Updated December 1, 2020).
The testing window established by the state is February 15 – March 12, 2021. Please note that ALL Phase 1 assessments MUST be administered in a face to face environment at each student's school. There is NO exception to this per state guidelines. Each school will develop a testing plan utilizing all of the safety protocols and will provide communication to families regarding testing dates and times. This document provides details of the Phase 1 and Phase 2 assessments.
UPDATE: (2/23/21): This document outlines Phase 2 assessment information.
* All students must use their school assigned Chromebook to take Phase 1 and Phase 2 assessments.
CDM Communication Window
Dates: December - January: Weekly school communications to families; posting of information on district website, and a recorded information webinar (January).
An informational webinar regarding CDM will be held on January 6th at 12 PM.
Families are STRONGLY encouraged to attend or view the recorded webinar.
- Wednesday, January 6th (12 PM- 12:45 PM)
Translated Webinar Slides
CDM Application Window
Each school will send out the application to all families the week of January 4th. Please make sure all of your email information is correct in PowerSchool. The apllication will also be linked on each school website.
CDM Eligibility Review Period
School counselors will review applications to determine eligibility of all students who applied. Students NOT eligible will be notified by their school counselor. Every student who registers for more than one CDM assessment should schedule an appointment with their counselor.
Phase 1 Assessment Window:
* State Testing Window- February 15-March 12th
* Each school will inform students of specific testing dates and times.
* Testing will be scheduled by each school. Please contact the school for all testing questions.
* Families will receive scores via email by (TBD).