# Will June 2021 Regents be Cancelled?

## Will June 2021 Regents be Cancelled?

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — New York State announced Monday it is canceling the August 2021 administration of Regents exams for high school students, as part of efforts to allow exemptions of its graduation requirements amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

## What happens if you fail a Regents but pass the class?

You will have to retake the class, either in summer school or the computer learning program (APEX) My friend had the same issue where he passed his regents but failed the classes and they had him in same classes the following years AND doing APEX (for other classes). Speak to your guidance counselor about it.

**What is a passing Regents grade?**

Exam requirements. Students must achieve a score of 65 (55 for Special Education students) or higher on Regents Exams to pass. However this only qualifies for a local diploma as long as they compensate with a score of 65 or higher on another Regents exam.

### Did NYS cancel Regents exams?

New York state has cancelled the state Regents exams normally held in January. The state education department said today it plans to propose a series of regulatory amendments at the March Board of Regents meeting so Regents exams aren’t required to meet graduation requirements.

### Which Regents exams are Cancelled?

ALBANY — The state Board of Regents on Monday voted unanimously to cancel all Regents exams this year except for four federally mandated tests in English, algebra, earth science and the living environment.5 วันที่ผ่านมา

**Are NYC Students taking Regents?**

New York Will Hold Some Regents Exams, But They Won’t Be Required to Graduate.

#### Do colleges look at Regents?

Regents Exams measure are often considered by Colleges and Universities in their admissions decisions. Having high Regents Exam grades indicates to an admissions counselor that a student has mastered material that may be necessary for success in college level courses.

#### What are the 5 Regents?

Students must achieve a score of 65 or higher on these five exams to earn a Regents diploma.

- English Language Arts (ELA)
- Any math exam (Algebra I, Geometry, or Algebra II/Trigonometry)
- Any social studies exam (Global History and Geography or U.S. History and Government)

**What are the 3 math Regents?**

Students during this time may fulfill the mathematics requirement for a Regents diploma with advanced designation by passing all three commencement level Regents examinations in mathematics titled Mathematics A or Integrated Algebra, Geometry, and Algebra 2 and Trigonometry.

## Is a Regents diploma good?

It is more rigorous to achieve an Advance Regents Diploma and is recommended for students who plan to attend college after high school. The Advance Regents Diploma shows you did more than the minimum to graduate high school. Other colleges exempt students from taking remedial and/or required college math courses.

## Is there a Spanish Regents?

High school students using this new option will still have to pass four of New York’s Regents exams. But now, they can substitute New York City’s Spanish Comprehensive Exam for their fifth required test and still earn a diploma, State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced on Wednesday.

**What grade do you take English Regents?**

11th grade

### What is a Lote credit?

A student who transfers at the high school level must successfully complete a commencement level, yearlong Level 1 high school course of study in a single LOTE in order to earn the one (1) unit of diploma credit required for graduation.

### How many questions do you need to pass the Living Environment Regents?

In order to pass the Living Environment Regents Exam, you need to achieve a score of 65. To pass with distinction, you need a score of 85. But those scores don’t indicate that you’ve answered 65% of the exam questions correctly, and they also aren’t raw scores./span>

**What regents do 10th graders take?**

Global History Regents (10th grade), US History Regents (11th grade) Algebra Regents (8th or 9th Grade), Geometry Regents (9th or 10th grade), Trigonometry Regents (10th or 11th grade)

#### How are Regents exams scored?

New York State has chosen to use a 100-point scale with 65 as the standard for passing. Though it may look like the scoring of Regents examinations as in the past, it is a scale score, not a raw score or a percentage correct score. The Department could have chosen a scale other than the 100 percent scale./span>

#### What is the passing score for Algebra 1 Regents?

65 or higher

**Can you skip algebra1?**

Algebra I is incredibly easy, yet equally as fundamental. The skip is possible, granted you have decent math skills./span>

## What should I study for Algebra 1 Regents?

What Topics Does Algebra 1 Regents Cover?

- Basics of algebra. Balancing equations. Order of operations/PEMDAS. Substitution. Formulas. Inequalities.
- Exponents. Laws of exponents. Negative exponents. Reciprocals. Square roots.
- Factoring.
- Functions.
- Linear equations.
- Logarithms.
- Polynomials.
- Quadratic equations. Completing the square.

## What is a good grade in Algebra 1?

In 9th grade, statistically, nearly all (if not all in any given classroom) 9th grade students will be fully ready for Algebra 1 in 9th grade.

**Can 7th graders take algebra 1?**

However many school districts will allow the “advanced math students” to take Algebra 1 in Junior high/Middle School, often as early as 7th grade. In this way high school students in grades 11 and 12 (juniors and seniors) can take Calculus in high school.

### Can 6th graders take algebra 1?

So if you take Algebra I in 6th grade, you have to go to a high school in 8th grade. The other math courses are in high schools’ web sites. Courses are like Calculus, Statistics, Multivariate Calculus, Differential Equations etc./span>

### Is Algebra 1 or Geometry higher?

While geometry is probably harder than algebra 1, it’s tough to say if it’s more “difficult” than algebra 2.

**What is the hardest math class?**

Math 55

#### Can I skip geometry and go to Algebra 2?

No, you shouldn’t. You learn a lot of principles in geometry that carry over to algebra 2, especially if you have a good teacher. Algebra 2 is basically college algebra; it’s the peak for most people. Take geometry as a freshman, algebra 2 as a sophomore, and trig/precal as a junior./span>

#### Why is geometry so hard?

They are required to use their spatial and logical skills instead of the analytical skills they were accustomed to using in Algebra. There are 3 major reasons students struggle with Geometry: 1. They don’t understand and can’t apply the vocabulary to decode the problem./span>

**Is geometry easier than algebra?**

So, if you like logic puzzles and have the patience to wrestle with proofs, then geometry is easier than algebra 1. I personally found algebra 1 easier because it was the same number manipulations over and over again.

## What is harder geometry or algebra 2?

To do well in geometry, you need to keep up with the theorems and definitions, and learn to show every step of your work. Algebra 2/trig is a bit harder. But it is not that bad, as long as you keep up with your work DAILY. I found geometry easier than any of the other math courses in high school.

## Why is algebra so hard?

Algebra is thinking logically about numbers rather than computing with numbers. Paradoxically, or so it may seem, however, those better students may find it harder to learn algebra. Because to do algebra, for all but the most basic examples, you have to stop thinking arithmetically and learn to think algebraically.

**Why do so many students hate math?**

Some students dislike math because they think it’s dull. They don’t get excited about numbers and formulas the way they get excited about history, science, languages, or other subjects that are easier to personally connect to. They see math as abstract and irrelevant figures that are difficult to understand./span>