Local resources for ACT Prep:
- Master the Test: Comprehensive ACT and PSAT Test Prep- Teri Walls and Pamela Riley
masterthetest.net – you can register on the webpage or contact:
Teri Walls and Pamela Riley firstname.lastname@example.org
- Comprehensive ACT Prep Class- Steve Bowlware
https://www.bowlwareactprep.com/– you can register on the webpage or contact:
Steve Bowlware email@example.com
- OCCC Workshops
PSAT Test Prep
The PSAT is held in the fall each year. Check back for information in the fall of 2022.
- PSAT Information and test prep: https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat/new-sat-tips-planning/new-sat-how-to-prep/a/full-length-psat-nmsqt
- PSAT practice test: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10/practice/full-length-practice-tests
- You can get free PSAT/NMSQT practice resources for students, including two full-length practice tests.
National Merit Scholarship Program and Student Search Service information
Register for the ACT online at www.actstudent.org, for more information go to the Counselor’s office.
*GET A COPY OF YOUR TESTS AND YOUR ANSWERS: Test Information Release (TIR)* form and you will receive your answers, a copy other the multiple-choice questions used to determine your scores, the answer key and scoring instructions for $22
Preparing-for-the-ACT 2020-21 (Full-Length Practice Test)
Preparing for the ACT 2019-2020 Spanish (Full-Length Practice Test)
Receiving, understanding, and sending your ACT scores.
Sign up for the ACT Educational Opportunity Service (EOS) – it is free and it will connect you with colleges, find scholarships, and financial aid. And if you change your mind, you can switch your preference online.
2022-23 ACT Test Dates & Registration Deadlines
ACT (no writing) $60.00 for 2022-23
If you qualify for free and reduced lunches you can receive 4 fee waivers a lifetime. A fee waiver is for a testing day, it can be used for a full exam or used sections retests. Please see your counselor for your ACT fee waiver. Currently, students who use a fee waiver will receive access to the ACT Online Prep Program and ACT Kaplan Online Prep Live. Click here for more information.
Students will be able to use 4 fee waivers this year. For more information regarding fee waivers for ACT, please visit: https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/registration/fees.html#feewaivers
What colleges have decided about the writing test – Click here to see if the college of choice requires/recommends the writing portion of the ACT.
ACT provides a number of resources to help your examinees prepare to take the ACT, including the ability to take a practice test.
Give meaning to your scores. https://www.act.org/content/act/en.html
Information about section retesting can be found at http://www.act.org/content/act/en/new-act-options.html – NOTE: Section retesting has option has been postponed.
Online ACT Prep
ACT Academy: Because Practice Makes Possible
Absolutely free, personalized practice for the ACT ACT Academy – ACT Academy is a free online tool and test practice program designed to help you get the best score possible on the ACT test.
Free Test Prep – ACT, Inc.—Study guides, practice for each subject test, daily test questions, and general tips
Get Kaplan’s free SAT and ACT Study Guide – have questions about the SAT and ACT? Kaplan’s new study guide is your go-to for information on both tests. Download it here for free.
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ACT Online Prep ($39.95)
ACT Rapid Review through Kaplan (three different subscriptions $99, &75 & $40)Additional test prep resources can be found:
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|PrepFactory FREE service for high school students to use to prepare for the SAT and ACT. www.prepfactory.com||OKcollegestart.org – Free ACT Prep|
|Mometrix Academy’s ACT – Free ACT Prep — ACT Video Review ACT Practice Questions http://www.mometrix.com/academy/act-test/||Chad Cargill ACT Website|
Go to www.collegeboard.com for more information and to register
Connect your College Board and to the Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy accounts and take advantage of free Official SAT Practice online resources.
Daily Practice App for the new SAT
Apple store/Google Play
- One question a day
- Instant Practice Test Scoring – Take a picture of your answer sheet and get an instant score.
SAT practice test: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/practice/full-length-practice-tests0
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2020-2021 SAT Test Dates and Deadlines
Deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. ET, U.S. To see international SAT test dates, visit International Registration. To see dates when you can take the SAT on a school day, visit Taking the SAT in School.
|SAT Date||SAT Subject Tests Available||Registration Deadline||Late Registration Deadline||Deadline for Changes|
|September 26, 2020||SAT Subject Tests not offered on this date||August 26, 2020||September 15, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)||September 15, 2020|
|October 3, 2020||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||September 4, 2020||September 15, 2020 (for mailed registrations)
September 22, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|September 22, 2020|
|November 7, 2020||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||October 7, 2020||October 20, 2020 (for mailed registrations)
October 27, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|October 27, 2020|
|December 5, 2020||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||November 5, 2020||November 17, 2020 (for mailed registrations)
November 24, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|November 24, 2020|
|March 13, 2021||SAT Subject Tests not offered on this date||February 12, 2021||February 23, 2021 (for mailed registrations)
March 2, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|March 2, 2021|
|May 8, 2021||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||April 8, 2021||April 20, 2021 (for mailed registrations)
April 27, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|April 27, 2021|
|June 5, 2021||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||May 6, 2021||May 18, 2021 (for mailed registrations)
May 26, 2021 (for registrations made online or by phone)
|May 26, 2021|