For info about and to sign up for Bard Manhattan assessments:
and Bard Queens:
INFO FROM THE BARD WEBSITE ABOUT THE ASSESSMENT:
The BHSEC Assessment was created and developed by the BHSEC faculty and administration to assess applicants writing, thinking, and mathematical skills.
- There are two parts to the assessment: a math section which assesses the student’s current math level, and an essay writing section based on a selected reading.
- Applicants are given one and a half hours to complete the entire assessment.
- There are no test preparation materials for this assessment.
WHAT TO BRING TO THE ASSESSMENT
A copy of your final report card from your previous grade. Applicants applying to the 9th grade should bring their final 7th grade report card. Applicants applying to the 10th grade should bring their final 8th grade report card. If your attendance is not included on your report card, please submit an attendance report as well*.
A sharpened # 2 pencil.
A silent non-smart watch to pace yourself. The proctor will provide time cues.
Items not to be used during the assessment:
Any electronic device (cell phone, media player, head phones, camera ect.). Electronic devices must be turned off and be stored out of sight while in the building.