Ready to Work (R2W)

Who:  Grades 11 & 12
What:  Career Readiness and Soft Skills Assessment
When:  Grade 12- Testing Window October 19 - November 13; Grade 11- Testing Window March 1-26

Ready to Work (R2W) is a career readiness assessment administered to all eleventh grade students to determine student achievement and soft skill development.  Academic achievement is measured in three key subjects:

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Locating Information
  • Reading for Information

The Essential Soft Skills (ESS) assessment that provides information about a student’s skills in the following five areas:

  • Cooperation with Others
  • Resolving Conflicts and Negotiation
  • Solving Problems and Making Decisions
  • Observing Critically
  • Taking Responsibility for Learning
Information for Parents