### If you will be taking Algebra 1 next year at BioTECH, it is __CRITICAL__ that you work through the __Summer Algebra 1 Readiness Packet__ this summer:

The Algebra 1 Readiness resources are designed to address and build on the prerequisite skills necessary to be successful in Algebra 1.

The Algebra 1 Readiness Student Packet will be available on the Student Portal and it consists of sample lessons, practice problems, and an online instructional component through Edgenuity. Instructions on accessing the Algebra 1 Readiness resources can be found at the following link; __Accessing the Student Algebra I Readiness Packet____.__ In addition, to facilitate the seamless Edgenuity technology component, all** current** 7th and 8th grade students will have the Edgenuity Algebra I Readiness Course automatically assigned in their portal no later than Monday, May 21, 2018 for interested students.

To access the Edgenuity FSA-Algebra 1 Readiness Course component, students should follow the directions found at the following link: Accessing the Edgenuity FSA-Algebra 1 Readiness Resources.

The Algebra 1 Readiness Student Packet *Answer Key* will only be available on the Parent Portal as part of the Algebra 1 Readiness Parent Packet, instructions on accessing the parent packet can be found at Accessing the Parent Algebra I Readiness Packet.

**Statewide, the passing rate for the Algebra 1 EOC is approximately 31%! A passing score on this test is a graduation requirement! **

**Parents it is CRITICAL that you monitor your child’s progress through the Readiness Packet on the student portal/parent portal this summer! We need your cooperation to ensure your child’s success!**

**The Algebra 1 resources will be available on the Student and Parent portals by **__May 21, 2018__ and the Edgenuity FSA-Algebra 1 Readiness Course will only be available May 21, 2018 through August 15, 2018.