New Britain High School Counseling | Standardized Testing Info (SAT/ACT/PSAT)
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Important Information
  • All juniors will take the state SAT on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at New Britain High School
  • Required for most four year colleges
  • Juniors should take in May or June
  • Seniors should take in October or November
  • Fee waivers for the SAT test can be picked up in the Guidance Office or Career Center
2017-2018 SAT test dates

DateNormal DeadlineLate Registration*Online Score Release
August 26, 2017July 28, 2017August 15, 2017September 14, 2017
October 7, 2017September 8, 2017September 22, 2017October 27, 2017
November 4, 2017October 6, 2017October 20, 2017November 23, 2017
December 2, 2017November 3, 2017November 17, 2017December 21, 2017
March 10, 2018February 9, 2018February 23, 2018March 29, 2018
May 5, 2018April 6, 2018April 20, 2018May 24, 2018
June 2, 2018May 4, 2018May 18, 2018June 21, 2018
*The late registration deadline is one week earlier if you are registering by mail.

2017-2018 ACT test dates
These test dates and registration deadlines have been confirmed by ACT. The score release dates are projections, but the scores are likely to come out within a week of the projected dates.

DateNormal DeadlineLate Registration*Online Score Release
September 9, 2017August 4, 2017August 18, 2017September 19; October 3, 2017
October 28, 2017September 22, 2017October 6, 2017November 7; November 21, 2017
December 9, 2017November 3, 2017November 17, 2017December 18; January 1, 2018
February 10, 2018January 12, 2018January 19, 2018February 21; March 6, 2018
April 14, 2018March 9, 2018March 23, 2018April 24; May 8, 2018
June 9, 2018May 4, 2018May 18, 2018June 19; July 3, 2018
July 14, 2018June 15, 2018June 22, 2018July 24; August 7, 2018

The PSAT will be administered to all junior students on Saturday, October 11, 2017 at New Britain High School. For more information, please click here.

Accuplacer is a suite of tests that determines your knowledge in math, reading and writing as you prepare to enroll in college-level courses. 
is used to identify your strengths and weaknesses in each subject area and to help you improve your skills through interactive learning tools. The results of the assessment, in conjunction with your academic background, goals and interests, are used by academic advisors and counselors to place you in the appropriate college courses that meet your skill level. 
used by Community Colleges to determine students' placement in College level English and Math courses.

This test is administered to students who are interested in attending the Military. The ASVAB is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military. It is administered annually to more than one million military applicants, high school, and post-secondary students. Click here for more information about the ASVAB Test.

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