Welcome to the Curriculum section of the Tulpehocken Junior Senior High School website. In this section of the website, one can access information about curricula of each academic department. Please use the established links that will connect you with each department and the courses that are offered within those departments.
In addition, there is information regarding the required standardized testing. There is information for the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) which is required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education for all students in grades 7 and 8. Students in grade 7 are required to complete the PSSA Math and Reading assessments, and students in grade 8 are required to complete the PSSA Math, Reading, Writing, and Science assessments.
In addition you will find information about the new Keystone Exams which are required for all students completing courses in Algebra I, Biology, and English Literacy. These exams are required by the Pennsylvania Department of Education for students who complete the courses related to the exams. Generally speaking, students will complete the Keystone Exams as
Algebra I Keystone Exam Grade 8
Biology Keystone Exam Grade 9
English Literacy Keystone Exam Grade 10
We trust that you find this information helpful in answering any questions regarding standardized testing at Tulpehocken Junior Senior High School.