If you are planning to apply to college and have not taken the SAT/ACT or would like to take it again to improve your score, now is the time. Registration for these tests is done online by the student, but if you need help or have any questions, please see Ms. Lederer-Barnes. Please note that if you have a disability that is documented with the College Board, you will need to obtain your SSD code from Ms. Lederer-Barnes before you register.
SAT Dates (register at www.sat.org/register)
October 3 - register by September 3
November 7 - register by October 9
ACT Dates (register at www.actstudent.org)
October 24 - register by September 18
FOR SOPHOMORES and JUNIORS:
The PSAT (practice SAT) is being held at AMHS on Wednesday, October 14. All students who are considering applying to college are recommended to take the PSAT. Students must sign up in the Guidance Office by Sept. 24. There is a $15 fee to take the test (free to juniors who get free or reduced lunch). A letter with more detailed information will be mailed home shortly.
FOR SOPHOMORES, JUNIORS, and SENIORS:
The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be given at AMHS this fall. This test is used for military entrance and for career exploration. Please sign up in the Guidance Office if you would like to take this test. More information will be mailed home shortly.