Students whose first language is not English are counseled to take the TOEFL Exam in the fall of their senior year. This test score is used with the SAT score when applying to universities. Talk to your counselor for application instructions for the computer-based exam. Please contact Ms. Covarrubias at firstname.lastname@example.org register for the exam.
The SATs are recommended for students who wish to attend a four-year university directly after high school. It is advised that seniors take the SAT in the fall. To register for the SAT, go to https://www.collegeboard.com/.
Students on free or reduced lunch can ask Ms. Carruthers in the Counseling Suite for a fee waivers when applying for these tests.
Seniors are recommended to take the SAT in August, October or November.
Juniors are recommended to take the SAT by May and any SAT Subject Tests by June.
|SAT Date||SAT Subject Tests Available||Registration Deadline||Late Registration Deadline||Deadline for Changes|
|August 29, 2020||See SAT Subject Tests available on this date||July 31, 2020||August 11, 2020 (for mailed registrations)
August 18, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone) Note: The late registration fee has been waived for the August administration.
|August 18, 2020|
|September 26, 2020 Register||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 Register||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 Register||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 Register||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 Register||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 Register||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 Register||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|
The ACT is another standardized test recommended for students who wish to attend a four-year university directly after high school. It is advised that juniors take the ACT in the Spring and seniors take the ACT in the Fall. Please visit https://www.actstudent.org/ to register for the ACT.
Students on free or reduced lunch can ask Mr. Truesdale in the Counseling Suite for a fee waiver when applying for these tests. Fee waivers do NOT apply to late registration.
|Date of Test||Registration Deadline||Late Registration|
September 12, 2020
September 13, 2020 (Sunday)
September 19. 2020
|August 14, 2020||August 28, 2020|
October 10, 2020
October 17, 2020
October 24, 2020
October 25, 2020 (Sunday)
|September 17, 2020||September 25, 2020|
|December 12,2020||November 6, 2020||November 20, 2020|
|February 6, 2021||January 8, 2021||January 15, 2021|
|April 17, 2021||March 12, 2021||March 26, 2021|
|June 12, 2021||May 7, 2021||May 21, 2021|
|July 17, 2021||June 18, 2021||June 25, 2021|
SAT vs. ACT
While colleges generally accept either, they are very different tests. You should speak to your counselor about which test may be right for you. You can see the main differences in the two exams here.
Students enrolled in AP courses will take AP examinations on the designated exam date. Should any special circumstance arise, please contact Ms. Maggie Hsu, Assistant Principal immediately.
2021 AP Exam Schedule
|Week 1||Morning 8 a.m. Local Time||Afternoon 12 noon Local Time||Afternoon 2 p.m. Local Time|
|Monday, May 3, 2021||United States Government and Politics||Physics C: Mechanics||Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism|
|Tuesday, May 4, 2021||Calculus AB Calculus BC||German Language and Culture Human Geography|
|Wednesday, May 5, 2021||English Literature and Composition||Japanese Language and Culture Physics 1: Algebra-Based|
|Thursday, May 6, 2021||United States History||Art History Computer Science A|
May 7, 2021
|Chemistry Spanish Literature and Culture||European History Physics 2: Algebra-Based|
|Art and Design—AP 2-D Art and Design, 3-D Art and Design, and Drawing: Last day for coordinators to submit digital portfolios (by 8 p.m. ET) and to gather 2-D Art and Design and Drawing students for physical portfolio assembly.Teachers should have forwarded students’ completed digital portfolios to coordinators before this date.|
|Week 2||Morning 8 a.m. Local Time||Afternoon 12 noonLocal Time|
May 10, 2021
|French Language and Culture World History: Modern||Macroeconomics|
May 11, 2021
|Seminar Spanish Language and Culture||Latin Psychology|
May 12, 2021
|English Language and Composition||Microeconomics Music Theory|
May 13, 2021
|Comparative Government and Politics Computer Science Principles||Statistics|
May 14, 2021
|Biology Italian Language and Culture||Chinese Language and Culture Environmental Science|