Important Test Dates
The following and important tests dates for many grades levels during the 2015-2016 school year, as well as recommended tests for college bound students:
M-Step - Grades 3-8 and 11
(more information will be provided at a later date)
PSAT - Grades 10-11
October 14, 2015
In addition to helping prepare students to take the SAT, the PSAT is the first step in entering the National Merit Scholarship Program. Only test scores of juniors are considered in the scholarship program; however, all sophomores will take the test as preparation for testing their junior year.
Cost is $39.50; $56.50 with writing portion
All four-year colleges require either ACT or SAT test scores for admission. In Michigan and Ohio, the ACT test is preferred. In addition, the ACT is required for admission to selected programs such as nursing at two-year colleges.
- October 24, 2015 (must register by 9/15/15)
- December 12, 2015 (must register by 11/6/15)
- February 6, 2016 (must register by 1/8/16)
- April 9, 2016 (must register by 3/4/16)
- June 11, 2016 (must register by 5/6/16)
All 11th grade students will take the SAT (free of charge) at Whiteford on April 12, 2016.
Cost is $43.00; SAT w/ith essay portion is $54.50
- October 3, 2015 (must register by 9/3/15)
- November 7, 2015 (must register by 10/9/15)
- December 5, 2015 (must register by 11/5/15)
- January 23, 2016 (must register by 12/28/15)
- March 5, 2016 (must register by 2/5/16)
- May 7, 2016 (must register by 4/8/16)
- June 4, 2016 (must register by 5/5/16)
Spring PSAT - Grades 9-10
All 9th and 10th grade students will take the PSAT (free of charge) at Whiteford on April 12, 2016.
ACT / WORKKEYS - All Juniors
April 13, 2016