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College Admission Test Prep

Practice Early and Practice Often!!!
 
Many students underestimate the power of a good (or bad) ACT or SAT score. It can unlock admissions to great universities and scholarship money. A bad score can also limit a great student even if they have awesome grades.
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Testing at Central Davidson High School
 
10th grade- Pre-ACT- Fall- Practice test, but can be used to take DCCC classes.
 
10th and 11th grade- PSAT- Fall- Practice test, but can be used to take DCCC classes. 11th grade year scores qualify students for National Merit Scholarships.
 
11th grade- ACT- early Spring- this is a REAL test for college admissions. Please take it seriously!!!

IMPORTANT! NC Public Universities- NOT requiring SAT/ACT for Fall, 2021 admission. If your only score is low, you might want to take again.

 

The SAT and SAT Subject Tests

Registration Calendar

2020-2021

2020

 

2021

Test Dates

Aug 29

Sept 26

Oct 3

Nov 7

Dec 5

March 13

May 8

June 5

Regular Registration Deadline

July 31

Aug 26

Sept 4

Oct 7

Nov 5

Feb 12

April 8

May 6

Late Online Registration Deadline 

Aug 18

Sep 15

Sept 15

Oct 20

Nov 17

Feb 23 April 20

May 18

 

 

The ACT Test Dates

Registration Calendar

2020-2021

2020

2021

Test Dates

Sep 12,19

Oct 10, Oct 17, Oct 24

Dec 12

Feb 6

April 17

June 12

Jul 17

Registration Deadline

Aug 28

Sep 17

Nov 6

Jan 8

March 12

May 7

Jun 18

Late Registration Deadline

No late fees

Sept 25

Nov 20

Jan 15

March 26

May 21

Jun 25