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 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 is 1-866-756-7346.  Fee waivers for the ACT and SAT are available from Mrs. Jones, Mrs. Allred, or Mrs. Sammons, if applicable.

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

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Test Dates Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline Photo Upload, Standby Deadline
September 9, 2023 August 4 August 18 September 2
October 28, 2023 September 22 September 30 October 6
December 9, 2023 November 3 November 17 December 1
February 10, 2024 January 5 January 19 February 2
April 13, 2024 March 8 March 22 April 5
June 8, 2024 May 3 May 17 May 31
July 13, 2024 June 7 June 21 July 5

SAT Testing Dates

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Students taking the digital SAT who need to borrow a device from College Board will need to register and request their device earlier than the registration deadline–at least 30 days before test day.

Test Dates Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes, Regular Cancellation, Late Registration
August 26, 2023 July 28 August 15
October 7, 2023 September 7 September 26
November 4, 2023 October 5 October 24
December 2, 2023 November 2 November 21
March 9, 2024 February 23 February 27
May 4, 2024 April 19 April 23
June 1, 2024 May 17 May 21

PSAT Digital Administration Test Date Range:  October 9-October 27 2023; free to all 10th and 11th graders.  CLARKSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL WILL ADMINISTER THE PSAT ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18.

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:

Visit for more information about the PSAT and SAT tests and college and career planning.   Test Preparation Resources


The ASVAB measures strengths and potential for future success.  You do not “pass” or “fail”.  the results represent how well you have developed your skills in addition to your potential for training.  Your results provide a measure of your skills and abilities with different scores:

  •  Career Exploration Scores-The three Career Exploration Scores are verbal, math, and science/technical skills.  Each of these scores is made up of a combination of some of the individual ASVAB tests.
  • ASVAB Tests-You receive a score for each subtest that makes up the ASVAB.
  • Military Entrance Score/Armed Forces Qualification Test (AFQT)-Participation in the ASVAB CEP does not obligate you to talk with military recruiters or consider a military career.  If you are interested in joining the Military it is best to discuss this score with a recruiter.  Learn more at
  • Access Code-YourASVAB Summary Results sheet includes an access code you will use to login to
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