ACT Testing Information
The ACT test will be administered to all 3rd year high school students at Fox Creek High School on April 19th. Please make sure that your student is present and on time for school on this day. The make up day for testing will be May 3rd. The accommodations testing window is April 19th through May 3rd. Please see the attached letter from the state department for more details.
In the spring of 2016, The ACT® test will be administered to 11th grade students during the regular school day at no cost to you. No registration is required by you or your student.
The ACT test scores will provide you with information about your student’s progress toward college readiness and is widely used by colleges in making decisions about admission. Students who take The ACT according to ACT, Inc. requirements will be able to share their ACT scores with up to four colleges or universities for free. Please contact your student’s School Counselor is you have questions.
The ACT test dates are as follows.
April 19, 2016 Paper-based testing
May 3, 2016 Paper-based make-up testing
April 19 through May 3 Online testing and accommodated testing window
The ACT test includes multiple-choice tests in English, Reading, Mathematics, and Science, as well as a Writing test, which is an essay.
Please make sure your student arrives promptly on testing day to ensure a successful testing experience. For more information about The ACT, contact your school. Additional information is available at http://ed.sc.gov/tests/high/the-act/.