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College Admission Standardized Testing

Heritage Christian Academy’s rigorous curriculum enables our students to have the critical thinking skills to be successful in their preparation for standardized testing (ACT or SAT) required for college admissions.   The following is provided to help you as a student or a parent explore and discovery the most optimal individualized study plan for either the ACT or SAT.

HCA TESTING PATHWAY

1st to 11th Grade:  Terra Nova

8th Grade:  Take the PSAT for 8th/9th [ OPTIONAL ]

10th Grade:   PSAT/NMSQT – Fall /  SAT or ACT test (usually 2+ times)

11th Grade:  PSAT –  Fall (This exam determines the National Merit finalists) /  SAT or ACT test (usually 2+ times)

12th Grade:  Complete ACT or SAT testing NO LATER THAN September of your senior year

TEST PREPARATION

SAT—PRACTICE TEST MATERIAL

ACT—PRACTICE TEST MATERIAL

STANDARDIZED TEST DATES 2017-2018

SAT Test Dates

  • Oct 7, 2017 (Register by Sept 8, 2017)
  • Nov 4, 2017 (Register by Oct 5, 2017)
  • Dec 2, 2017 (Register by Nov 2, 2017)
  • Mar 10, 2018 (Register by Feb 9, 2018)
  • May 5, 2018 (Register by Apr 6, 2018)
  • Jun 2, 2018 (Register by May 3, 2018)

Costs:  $46 SAT only / $60 SAT with Essay 

REGISTER at www.collegeboard.org

ACT Test Dates

  • Sept 9, 2017 (Register by Aug 4, 2017)
  • Oct 28, 2017 (Register by Sept 22, 2017)
  • Dec 9, 2017 (Register by Nov 3, 2017)
  • Feb 10, 2018 (Register by Jan 12, 2018)
  • Apr 14, 2018 (Register by Mar 9, 2018)
  • Jun 9, 2018 (Register by May 4, 2018)
  • July 14, 2018 (Register by June 15, 2018)

Costs:  $46 ACT only / $62.50 ACT with Writing

REGISTER at www.act.org

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