SAT & ACT
Preparing for the SAT/ACT 2020-2021
College Board will no longer offer SAT Subject Tests or SAT with Essay
Read the lastest update as of 1/19/21 https://blog.collegeboard.org/January-2021-sat-subject-test-and-essay-faq
The ACT and SAT are both standardized tests that are used for college admissions. Students should be aware that they have a choice in which standardized test they choose to take.
This article provides information about the differences between the two tests so that you can make a more well-informed decision.
We encourage all students to set up a College Board account to check PSAT scores the week of December 6th. The website will allow students to link to Khan Academy for free tutoring and practice for the SAT or AP exams. Students should also set up an ACT Account and take a free practice ACT test online.In addition:1. Students are encouraged to take the PSAT (Practice SAT) here at Hoover HS. It is offered every year in mid October.2. Princeton Review is a Test Prep company that we work with at Hoover to help our students get ready for the SAT. To sign up, please see your counselor.Priority is given to current juniors. Please check back regularly to get the most updated information.3.The Collegeboard.org website: http://sat.collegeboard.org/home?affiliateId=nav&bannerId=g-cbh-sat also offers free SAT prep tools online! ACT also offers online prep tools at http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/4. Personalized SAT practice through Khan Academy® with students' own PSAT/NMSQT scores. Visit Khan Academy for free online test prep for the SAT https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat5. Students who are eligible for an SAT or ACT fee waiver can pick one up from the Hoover Counseling office. A form with parent signature is required so be prepared to return the form before you can receive the fee waiver.SAT test dates and registration can be found online@ http://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-us-datesACT test dates and registration can be found online @http://www.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html6. PSAT, SAT, ACT and More PowerPoint
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