Skipping Grade Exam FAQ :

  1. Q:
    If students study at Portland Chinese school the for the first semester and then transfer to another school during the 2nd semester, how do they apply for the Skipping Grade Exam?
    A:
    Students must submit transcripts from the other Chinese school and the score must be 90 % or above in order to apply for the Skipping Grade Exam. The Skipping Grade test score must be 70% or above, for the students to be eligible to skip to the grade they apply for.
  2. Q:
    If the Students study at Portland Chinese school the 1st semester and withdraw from school the 2nd semester, how do they apply for the Skipping Grade Exam?
    A:
    1. The student must first register to reenter the school at the unfinished grade level;
    2. The student must then apply for Skipping Grade Exam; the score must be 80% or above, so the students will be eligible to skip to the grade they apply for.
  3. Q:
    Students transfer from other Chinese schools to Portland Chinese School, how to apply for the transfer?
    A:
    1. If the students apply for the same grade as they are entering at the public / private schools for the new school year, parents can go to Portland Chinese School website to download and complete the registration form and mail the registration form and a check to Portland Chinese School;
    2. If students apply for skipping grade, they must submit the other Chinese school transcripts and the score must be 90 % and above in order to apply for the Skipping Grade Exam. Skipping Grade test score must be 70% or above, so the students will be eligible to skip to the grade they apply for.
      Please complete the online application form and email it to academic@portlandchineseschool.org . Please also mail the completed application form and a check to Portland Chinese School. School will send a notice of the exam date.