CDM Timeline for Spring 2017 Implementation

For students wanting to earn CDM for the 2017-18 school year:

January 8, 2017 - Mr. Hoyle (EHS) and Ms. Morrison (EMS) will announce the CDM process in the Alert Now phone message system.



January 9, 2017 - Letter sent home to inform students and parents of CDM process and timeline.


January 15, 2017 - Reminder sent to EHS/EMS parents/students through the Alert Now phone message.


January 23, 2017 - Student and Family Application due to the school.


February 15, 2017 - NC Testing window for Phase I assessment begins.


March 3, 2017 - Date by which students should be notified of Phase I assessment results.


March 6, 2017 - Phase II artifact work scheduled with students who achieved the required standard on the Phase I assessment.


March 24, 2017 - Phase II artifacts are due; Conduct artifact reviews with students to determine CDM results.


April 7, 2017 - Provide results of Phase II review to families; (Students NOT earning CDM have a ten day window for written appeal.)


April 24-28, 2017 - Conduct appeals review, if needed.


***A July testing window will be available for those students moving into the ECS district over the summer who wish to try to earn course credit for the 2017-18 school year through CDM.