Dates set for End of Course testing. The state requires all high school graduates pass certain math and science tests - students at Compass will be taking these End of Course state tests beginning on Jan. 20. The three tests - geometry, algebra and biology - will take place over three days each. Students will need to be in attendance all three days of the test in order for their test to be scored. The geometry test will take place on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Jan. 20-22. The algebra test will take place the following week from Jan. 27-29, and the biology test will take place from Feb. 3-5. The students must pass either the algebra or geometry test and the biology test.