1. The purpose of these tests (is, are) to help the instructor find out where you might need extra help.
2. The children in the playground (wants, want) to leave at 7:00 p.m.
3. Plans for the new campus (is, are) being made right now.
4. His year in the public schools (qualifies, qualify) him for a permanent license.
5. The boys from the local high school (hopes, hope) to organize a SPANISH culture club.