College Preparatory School for Girls Grades 3-12

College Board and ACT Testing Information

College Board / ACT Testing Information  

**please read all the way through**

Basic Test Differences

ACT

SAT (College Board)

  • Standard Time: 2:55 and 3:40 w/ essay
  • English 
  • Reading
  • Math: Alg 1,2, Trig, Probability, Statistics
  • Science: critical thinking 
  • Essay (optional)
  • Standard Time: 3:15 
  • Reading
  • Writing and Language
  • Math: Alg 1, 2, Geometry, Trigonometry, DA
  • No essay (currently)

.

DATES

Holton Dates

ACT @ Holton

SAT @ Holton

PSAT/NMSQT @ Holton

Sept 11, 2021: Seniors and Recruited Junior athletes only

April 2, 2022: Juniors only 

Thurs., October 28, 2021: Seniors and Recruited Junior athletes only

Tues., October 26, 2021: Juniors only

.

Off-campus Dates

ACT: off-campus

SAT: off-campus

Test Date

Register by:

Test Date

Register by: TBA

Sept 11 

Oct 23

Dec 11

Feb 12

April 2 

June 11

July 16

Aug 6

Sept 17

Nov 5

Jan 7

Feb 25

May 6

June 17

Aug 28

Oct 2

Nov 6

Dec 4

March 12

May 7

June 4

 

.


Registration Information 

Collegeboard/SAT

  • For on-campus, weekday, Holton-based SAT tests, students will receive an email asking them to fill out an in-house form from Pam Wachutka. Then, the student is considered registered. 
  • For off-campus, weekend SAT tests, students will register through the Collegeboard website here

ACT

  • For all ACT tests, held at Holton or off-campus, students must sign up through the ACT website here
  • For a Holton-based ACT, students will have access to a confidential school code that will be emailed to them. Students will use that code when signing up for the Holton-based test. 

Contact information