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On-Site Writing Sample

Fall 2019 Writing Sample Dates

All students in the Early Childhood & Childhood Education B-6 program must successfully complete a short on-site writing assessment as a Checkpoint 2 requirement.
The sample will be evaluated by the EC & CE faculty on writing conventions (grammar, spelling, etc.) and organization and development of topic.

Students will be asked for photo ID at the time of the assessment. If accommodations are required for a documented disability, the student should contact the Disability Resource Center at drc@newpaltz.edu or 845-257-3020 no less than two weeks prior to the desired date.


Come on one of the dates noted below.  No advance registration is needed.


Location: B125 Old Main (the 1907 Room, near Studley Theatre). 


8:45 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28

4:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29

8:45 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8

8:45 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31

4:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20

4:15 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10


Contact Sharon Countryman at 845-257-2860 (countrys@newpaltz.edu) with any questions.