AcademicsJohn W. Runyon Elelmentary School provides a full curriculum which includes the following required subjects: reading, language arts, math, science, physical education, social studies, library, computer science, music, and art.
STAAR Test Information
The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness, commonly referred to as its acronym STAAR (star), are a series of state-mandated standardized tests used in Texas public primary and secondary schools to assess a student's achievements and knowledge learned in the grade level. Over the course of their public school career, students will be tested in the core subject areas–reading, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies. The number of tests taken each year will vary from two to four, depending on the grade level.