Third, fourth, and fifth grade parents the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness or STAAR test begins in April. On 4/1 fourth graders will take the writing test and fifth graders will take the math test. On 4/2, fourth graders take the second part of the writing test and fifth graders will take their reading test. On April 22, third and fourth graders will take the math test and on April 23, third and fourth graders take the reading test while fifth will take a science test. Retests will begin May 13.