The parents of Mission Consolidated Independent School District (CISD) students interested in having their children participate in the district’s Credit by Examination (CBE) Without Prior Instruction have several deadlines to keep in mind. The registration period for the next testing dates will be July 29-September 5, 2019. The testing dates for this period will be November 5, 6, and 7, 2019. The registration period for the third testing period will be November 11 through December 13, 2019. The testing dates for this will be February 4, 5, and 6, 2020. The registration period for the final period will be March 23-April 24, 2020. The testing dates for this final period will be June 2, 3, and 4, 2020.

A test consists of two sections of three hours each. Elementary students meeting the requirements of 19 TAC Chapter 74.24 in language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies will be accelerated on grade. Secondary students meeting the requirements of 19 TAC Chapter 74.24 will receive credit for the course.

Parents interested in exploring CBE for their child should contact the school counselor or call the Mission CISD Advanced Academic Services office at 323-5506. Information is also available on the Advanced Academics Department area of the district website, www.mcisd.net.