SAT – CollegeBoard.org
This is a FABULOUS resource for parents and students to use as they prepare in advance for the SATs. It includes content tips, calculator tips, and frequently asked questions about changes to the Math SAT and is a MUST for students who are taking the new SAT. Link your CollegeBoard account to Khan Academy for personalized SAT prep!
PSAT – CollegeBoard.org
The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). It’s a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives students a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.
PSAT Score Reports: Students who took the PSATs in October will receive their PSAT Score reports back in January. Families are encouraged to attend the PSAT interpretation at CTC @ Hull Street on Tuesday, December 17th from 6:30-7:30PM.
Instructions for official SAT practice can be found here!
ACT – ACTStudent.org
An independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to measurement and research for those making educational and career transitions; administrates a widely taken college admissions test.
AP Exams – CollegeBoard.org
The Advanced Placement (AP) program, sponsored by the College Board and administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS), offers secondary school students the opportunity to participate in challenging college-level course work while still in high school. Students can receive credit, advanced placement, or both from thousands of colleges and universities that participate in the AP program. Each exam consists of multiple-choice and free-response sections. Most exams are three hours long and cover two semesters of college-level work; those that test one semester of work are generally two hours long.
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) – http://www.military.com/asvab