Testing Information

ACT/SAT Test Information

College-bound seniors who have not taken the ACT or SAT should do so as soon as possible so your scores will be available for your college applications. College-bound juniors need to sign up for spring testing. Practice test booklets and information for online registration are available in the counseling office. Register for the ‘Test Question of the Day’ through ACT or SAT. The dates for the 2019/2020 school year are posted below. Clarksville High School CEEB code number is 150535. Enter this number where requested so your scores can be reported to CHS.

SAT Help Line for Students 1-866-756-7346

Fee waivers for the ACT and SAT are available from Mrs. Jones in the Counseling Office.

Do I choose the ACT or the SAT test?

Curious about the difference between the ACT and SAT?  Not sure which one to take?  Check out the following information to learn more about these tests.

  • ACT:  The ACT is an achievement test, measuring what a student has learned in school.
  • SAT:  The SAT test prioritizes content that reflects the kind of reading and math students will encounter in college and their future work lives.

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ACT Testing Dates

Visit http://www.actstudent.org for more information or to register for the ACT test.

Test Dates Registration Deadlines Late Fee Deadlines
 September 14, 2019  August 16, 2019  August 30, 2019
 October 26, 2019 September 20, 2019  October 4, 2019
 December 14, 2019 November 8, 2019  November 22, 2019
 February 8, 2020  January 10, 2020  January 17, 2020
April 4, 2020 February 28, 2020 March 13, 2020
June 13, 2020July 18, 2020 May 8, 2020June 19, 2020 May 22, 2020June 26, 2020

SAT Testing Dates

Visit http://www.collegeboard.org for more information or to register for the SAT test.

Test Dates Registration Deadlines Late Fee Deadlines
 August 24, 2019 July 26, 2019 August 13, 2019
October 5, 2019 September 6, 2019  September 24, 2019
November 2, 2019 October 3, 2019  October 22, 2019
December 7, 2019  November 8, 2019 November 26, 2019
March 14, 2020 February 14, 2020 March 3, 2020
May 2, 2020 April 3, 2020 April 21, 2020
June 6, 2020 May 8, 2020 May 27, 2020

PSAT Test Information

CHS/RA Test Date:  October 16, 2019, free to all 10th and 11th graders

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT. It also gives you a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools. Just by taking the PSAT/NMSQT you have already taken the first step toward college. What’s next? Log in to My College QuickStart to:

  • See correct answers and explanations
  • Get a personalized SAT study plan
  • Search for colleges
  • Explore majors and careers
  • Learn about scholarship programs
  • Take a personality test
  • Use your Online Access Code on the inside of your PSAT report to log in to your personalized site at: http://studentscores.collegeboard.org

Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Information

Advanced Placement courses can help you acquire the skills and habits you will need to be successful in college. Be prepared for your AP exam. Visit http://www.collegeboard.org for more information.

College Board

Visit http://www.collegeboard.org for information about the PSAT, SAT, and AP tests and college and career planning.  

Test Preparation Resources