ACT/SAT/PSAT/AP Test Information & ELM-EPT for CSU

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SENIORS need to take your last SAT in November
JUNIORS should begin taking their SAT's and ACT's beginning in March or April.
ACT Dates: April 2018, June 2018 And July 2018
SAT Dates:  March 2018  May 2018, And June 2018
ACT registration: www.actstudent.org
SAT registration: www.sat.org/register

Free SAT & ACT Prep Resources
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Khan Academy (Sign up for free account)
 

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Seniors: Last month to take ACT and/or SAT is November of the Senior Year


Juniors: 

PSAT

Wednesday, October 11th

GHS Library

8:00a-12:00p

$19.00


  • Juniors begin taking your ACT/SAT in April of your Junior Year.    :GO TO www.khanacademy to begin studying today:


ACT registration: www.actstudent.org

SAT registration: www.sat.org/register

GHS School Code: 051-105

Fee Waivers can be picked up in the counseling office from your GHS counselor

2017/2018 Test Dates: Normal registration deadlines, Late registration deadlines, and Score availability are below.   

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Date of Test

Test

Register by

Get Scores By †

Web

Mail

Sep. 9, 2017

ACT

Aug. 4

(8/5 with late fee)

Sep. 26

Oct. 1

Oct. 7

SAT & SAT Subject

Sep. 8

(27 with late fee)

Oct. 27

Nov. 5

Oct. 28

ACT

Sep. 22

(9/23 with late fee)

Nov. 7

Nov. 12

Nov. 4

SAT & SAT Subject

Oct. 5

(10/25 with late fee)

Nov. 29

Dec. 8

Dec. 2

SAT & SAT Subject

Nov. 2

(11/21 with late fee)

Dec. 23

Jan. 2

Dec. 9

ACT

Nov. 3

(11/4 with late fee)

Dec. 26

Dec. 31

Feb. 10

ACT

Jan. 12

(1/13 with late fee)

Feb. 27

Mar. 4

Mar. 10

SAT only

Feb. 9

(2/28 with late fee)

Mar. 30

Apr. 8

Apr. 14

ACT

Mar. 9

(3/10 with late fee)

Apr. 24

Apr. 29

May 5

SAT & SAT Subject

Apr. 6

(4/25 with late fee)

May 25

Apr. 3

June 2

SAT & SAT Subject

May 3

(5/23 with late fee)

June 22

July 1

June 9

ACT

May 4

(5/5 with late fee)

June 26

July 1

July 14

ACT

June 15

(6/16 with late fee)

Sep. 14

Sep. 23

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AP Exams and Course

AP Exam Test Date

Ap Literature

May 9, 2018

AP US History

May 11 , 2018

AP Calculus

May 15 , 2018

AP Language

May 16 , 2018

AP Statistics

May 17 , 2018

AP Geography

May 18 , 2018

AP Biology

Not offered this school year.


AP Exams will either be given in the GHS Library or Room 211

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PSAT Information:
2017 Test Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Location: Gridley High School Library
Sign up: GHS counseling office by Friday, October 6, 2017
Fee: $20.00 (See your high school counselor of you think you will qualify for a fee waiver)
 
PSAT You Tube Link: 
This link will help students and parents understand the changes in the PSAT as well as help students and parents understand how to interpret their PSAT scores.  
The You Tube Video is only about 7 minutes.
 

PSAT YouTube Video

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Seniors that are not exempt from the EPT/ELM should be scheduling their testing dates now. Students can register at www.ets.org/csu. Each exam costs $20 and it is due at the time of registration.


Upcoming Dates

TEST DATE

REGISTRATION DATE

SCORES AVAILABLE WEEK OF

March (TBA) 2018

March 2018

April 2018

May (TBA) 2018

April 2018

May 2018

June (TBA) 2018

June 2018

July 2018




EPT Exemptions

Are you exempt from taking the EPT? The CSU English Placement Test must be completed by all non-exempt entering undergraduates prior to enrollment in any course, including remedial courses. Exemptions from the EPT are granted only to those who present proof of one of the following:  A result of Standard Exceeded: “Ready for CSU or participating CCC college-level coursework in English" on the CAASPP Early Assessment Program (EAP) exam.  A result of Standard Met: “Conditionally Ready for CSU or participating CCC college-level coursework in English" on the CAASPP Early Assessment Program (EAP) exam and met the conditional requirement.  The conditional requirement may be met by completing an approved English course in the 12th grade and earning a grade of “C” or better. Students who do not meet the conditional requirement will need to participate in the CSU’s Early Start Program, unless exemption was met through one of the following:  New SAT®: A score between 510 – 540 on the Evidenced Based Reading and Writing Section*  Old SAT: A score between 460 – 490 on the Critical Reading section of the old SAT Reasoning Test  A score of 19 – 21 on the English section of the ACT® Test  New SAT: A score of 550 or above on the Evidenced Based Reading and Writing section*  Old SAT: A score of 500 or above on the critical reading section of the old SAT Reasoning Test  A score of 22 or above on the ACT English Test  A score of 3 or above on either the Language and Composition or Composition and Literature examination of the College Board Scholastic Advanced Placement® Program  Completion and transfer to CSU of the credits for a college course that satisfies the CSU General Education requirement in English Composition, provided such course was completed with a grade of “C” or better.

 

ELM Exemptions

Are you exempt from taking the ELM? The CSU ELM must be completed by all non-exempt entering undergraduates prior to enrollment in any course, including remedial courses. Exemptions from the ELM are granted only to those students who can present proof of one of the following:  A result of Standard Exceeded: “Ready for CSU or participating CCC college-level coursework in mathematics" on the CAASPP Early Assessment Program (EAP) exam  A result of Standard Met: “Conditionally Ready for CSU or participating CCC college-level coursework in mathematics" on the CAASPP Early Assessment Program (EAP) exam and met the conditional requirement.  The conditional requirement may be met by completing an approved mathematics course in the 12th grade and earning a grade of "C" or better. Students who do not meet the conditional requirement will need to participate in the CSU’s Early Start Program, unless exemption was met through one of the following:  New SAT®: A score between 520 – 560 on the mathematics section of the new SAT Test*  Old SAT: A score between 490 – 540 on the mathematics section of the old SAT Reasoning Test  A score between 20–22 on the mathematics portion of the ACT® Test  New SAT: A score of 570 or above on the mathematics section of the new SAT *  Old SAT: A score of 550 or above on the mathematics section of the old SAT Reasoning Test  SAT Subject Test: A score of 550 or above on the SAT Subject Test in Mathematics (level 1 or level 2)* EPT/ELM Information Bulletin - 2017 6  A score of 23 or above on the ACT Mathematics Test  A score of 3 or above on the College Board Advanced Placement® Calculus AB or Calculus BC exam  A score of 3 or above on the College Board Advanced Placement® Statistics examination  Completion and transfer to CSU of a college course that satisfies the requirement in Quantitative Reasoning, provided such a course was completed with a grade of “C” or better.