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SAT ACT Preparation and Test Dates

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PSAT/NMSQT is the practice SAT that gives juniors a chance to qualify for the National Merit competition.  (Read more about National Merit here). You'll take the PSAT on (to be scheduled Oct 10th, 2018) with Mr. Palmer. (Please see Patty Braun in the front office) to pay the $16 by check or cash. Payment is due by (Aug 2018) to reserve a a spot.   Results will be given early in December.
Juniors and Seniors: If you are going to a 4-year college please register to take the SAT and ACT tests. Check here or the Career Center for test dates.  Juniors check for 2019 spring/summer and August for test dates.
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  •  PLEASE check for location for each date. 2018 - 2019 test dates here!
  • Take the test that best suits you!  
  • Do not opt out of the essay portion unless you know the college(s) you are applying to doesn't require an essay.
Division I and II Academic Requirements and SAT Scores.  Use these charts to understand the core-course GPA you need to meet NCAA Division I here and Division II requirements here.
When you register for the SAT or ACT , use the NCAA Eligibility Center code of 9999
ACT - Register to take the ACT Test here!  Check for Spring 2019 test dates and enter for ACT Scholarship Giveaway here!
Did you know ACT has a scholarship to giveaway?  Sophomores and Juniors who register for the April, June, July 2019 test dates may apply here.    
Khan Academy - Free resources for every subject and level. Click here.
Khan Academy has partnered with College Board to offer FREE SAT practice tests and testing strategies. Click on image to learn more about Khan Academy.

Did you know there are over 850 accredited, bachelor-degree granting schools that do not require all or many applicants to submit SAT or ACT results before making admissions decisions? Some colleges and universities have TEST-OPTIONAL ADMISSIONS?  Click here for list of schools.
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