Testing

PSAT (fall – 11th grade and interested 9th & 10th graders)

Preparation – PSAT Practice Test

TerraNova (spring – K-11th grade)

ACT – national college admissions examination given (2017-18) on Saturdays: Sept. 9Oct. 28Dec. 9,Feb. 10April 14June 9, and July 14.

The Free ACT for Missouri Juniors Program has been cancelled due to state budget cuts.

   SJCS Code = 262 919

It is recommended that students take the ACT or a full-length official practice test by early summer after their sophomore year. Then, use results to set target scores and devise a study plan to prepare for a test in the fall or winter of the junior year.

Writing Componant: check with colleges you are interested in to determine if the written portion is RequiredSuggested/Optional, or Not-Required.

*ACT College Readiness Benchmarks (SJCS ACT Excellence Recognition): English=18Math=22Reading=22Science=23

Meeting these and a composite score of 26 or greater earn students an SJCS semester final exception.

*Standards of performance intended to predict a high probability of success in credit-bearing college courses.

          ACT Academy, FREE personalized practice

        Preparing for the ACT

        ACT Practice Questions

        Online Complete ACT Practice Tests

        Varsity Learning Tools

SAT – accesses academic readiness for college

ASVAB – military service multiple-aptitude exam

ASVAB Power Practice – ask counselor for a copy

4Tests – free online practice tests (ACT, ASVAB & SAT)