Keystone Exams

Keystone Exams at GAHS

The Keystone Exams are end-of-course assessments designed to assess proficiency in three subjects: Algebra I, Literature and Biology. In future years, pending funding, additional Keystone Exams will be administered.

The Keystone Exams are one component of Pennsylvania’s system of high school graduation requirements. Keystone Exams will help school districts guide students toward meeting state standards.

Please click on the following link for more information for Parents or Guardians:
Keystone Exam Parent Overview (.PDF Version)
Keystone Exam Parent Overview (Accessible Text Format)

Keystone Testing Schedule & Information

Keystone Exams for the First Semester of the 2017-18 School Year will be administered on the following dates.

Literature - January 8 - 9
Algebra I - January 8 - 10
Biology - January 10

Please feel free to download Sample Questions and Glossary for the Literature, Algebra I and Biology Exams by clicking on the downloadable .PDF documents below.

Keystone Exams: Literature (.PDF Download)
Keystone Exams: Algebra I (.PDF Download)
Keystone Exams: Biology (.PDF Download)

Keystone Testing Contact

Gerald Crable
Assistant Principal
(717) 597 -3226 ext. 10513
gcrable@gcasd.org

Keystone Resources

You may find additional information about the Keystone Exams, resources for study and information about test scores on the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s SAS (System Aligned Standards) web page.