US December Exams

DECEMBER FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE

Grades 9, 10, 11 & 12
Friday, December 13 - Friday, December 20

Grades 9 - 11 School Hours during exams

  • ARRIVAL: Students need to arrive at school by 8:15 am and must be outside their examination room at least 15 minutes before each session.
  • DISMISSAL:  Students will be released at the conclusion of their exam each day.
    • Bus Service: Early bus service will be available for upper school bus riders on Monday, December 16 - Friday, December 20. The bus will depart promptly at 11:15 am on Monday through Thursday.  On Friday, the last day of school before Winter Break, the bus will depart at 12:15 pm. 

Please note:  

  • The examination results will count as 15% of the student’s semester grade for IBMYP (grades 9 and 10) and 20% for IBDP (Grades 11 & 12).
  • Grade 12: The semester examinations are designed to provide seniors with a formal examination environment they are likely to experience in their May IB exams next semester.  All senior semester exams will be given at Congregation Kol Ami, 3919 Moran Road, Tampa, FL 33618. This will also be the site for the IB exams in May.
  • Grade 11:  Exams for students in grade 11 will begin on Friday, December 13.  Students in grade 11 will have two exams each day through Thursday, December 19. Only a morning exam will be scheduled on Friday, December 20. 
  • Grades 9 & 10:  Exams for students in grades 9 & 10 will begin on Monday, December 16. Students in grades 9 - 10 will have a single final exam scheduled for each day of the week, Monday, December 16 - Friday, December 20. 
  • Students will be dismissed at the conclusion of their exams 
    • 10:40 am for morning exams only
    • 2:10 pm for afternoon exams (grades 11 & 12)
  • Lunch Arrangements for grade 11 and 10th grade physics students: Flik will serve lunch on a modified schedule for US students during their exams. Students can purchase lunch at 11:00 am.
    • Please stop by the kitchen before 8:30 am each day to notify Flik if you plan to purchase lunch

Prepare for Exams!

US Learning Specialist, Mrs. Hollingsworth, has prepared semester exam prep calendars for all grades. Please encourage students to use these resources as a starting point for planning their study time.

9th & 10th Grade Review SchedULE 11th Grade Review Schedule 12th Grade Review Schedule

 

UPPER SCHOOL SEMESTER I EXAM SCHEDULE
Date Exam Times 9th & 10th Grades 11th Grade 12th Grade
Friday, December 13 8:30 am - 10:40 am Normal School Day Group 3 - Psychology Group 1 - English
12:00 pm - 2:10: pm Group 1 - English Group 4 - CS/SEHS
Monday, December 16 8:30 am - 10:40 am Group 1 - English Group 3 - Global Politics Group 3 - History
12:00 pm - 2:10: pm   Group 4 - CS/SEHS Group 4 - Chemistry
Tuesday, December 17 8:30 am - 10:40 am Group 4 - Science Group 3 - History Group 4 - ESS/Physics
12:00 pm - 2:10: pm   Group 4 - ESS/Physics Group 3 - Global Politics
Wednesday, December 18 8:30 am - 10:40 am Group 5 - Mathematics Group 4 - Biology Group 3 - Psychology
12:00 pm - 2:10: pm   Group 3 - Business Group 4 - Biology
Thursday, December 19 8:30 am - 10:40 am Group 2 - Spanish & French Group 2 - Spanish/French Group 2 - Spanish/French
12:00 pm - 2:10: pm Group 4 - Physics (Gr. 10) Group 5 - Mathematics Group 3 - Business
Friday, December 20 8:30 am - 10:40 am Group 3 - Humanities Group 4 - Chemistry Group 5 - Mathematics
*** DISMISSAL: Students will be released at the conclusion of their last exam each day. ***