As many of you are aware, students currently in grade
11 are the first students on the new graduation program in BC. One part
of the new graduation program is the Numeracy Exam, which all students must
write in order to meet graduation requirements. We have registered all of
our grade 11 students to write the exam.
Your son/daughter can opt out of writing the exam this year, but then must be
scheduled to write it next year prior to graduation in order to meet graduation
requirements. If they choose to opt out of writing it this year, please
have them inform our acting vice principal, Mr. Lee, as soon as possible.
The numeracy exam will be written in three sessions next week here at Seaton in
rooms 333 and 334. Exam schedules are posted in classrooms and in the
main office so that students are aware of when they are scheduled to
For more information on the Numeracy Exam, including
practice questions and a practice exam, please visit https://curriculum.gov.bc.ca/provincial-assessment/graduation/numeracy