ACT and SAT Testing Info and Dates


All registration is done online.  if you need assistance, please stop by the Counseling Office.  We will be happy to help you through the process.  If you need assistance with the test fee, ask your counselor about requesting a fee waiver.

ACT testing is offered at area schools.

Students are encouraged to register online at

The ACT is a national college admissions examination that consists of subject area tests in English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science. It includes 215 multiple-choice questions and takes approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete, including a short break (or just over four hours if you are taking the ACT with writing). Actual testing time is 2 hours and 55 minutes (plus 40 minutes if you are taking the ACT with writing).

SAT is offered at other high schools in the area.

Students are encouraged to register online at

The SAT and SAT Subject Tests are designed to assess a student's academic readiness for college. These exams provide a path to opportunities, financial support, and scholarships, in a way that's fair to all students. The SAT and SAT Subject Tests keep pace with what colleges are looking for today, measuring the skills required for success in the 21st century.

  • Head to the SAT Official Website for information about registration, dates & locations, fees, test day checklist, and score report information.

    SAT Test Dates

    Official SAT practice and preparation can be found at

    SAT also offers:

    • SAT Question of the Day

    • Sample SAT questions (free)

    • Full SAT sample test (free)

    • Official SAT online course

    • Official SAT study guide

    • Sample SAT subject test questions (free)

    • SAT Skills Insight

PSAT/NMSQT is offered at TRHS

Students are encouraged to register online at

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a standardized test that provides practice for the SAT. It also gives students a chance to enter National Merit Scholarship Corporation scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools. The PSAT measures critical reading skills, math problem-solving skills, and writing skills.

  • Reasons for taking the PSAT:

    • Receive feedback on strengths and weaknesses on skills necessary for college study. Students can then focus his/her preparation on those areas that could most benefit from additional practice.

    • Students can compare his/her test performance with that of a nationwide group of students planning to enter college.

    • Enter the competition for scholarships from National Merit Scholarship Competition (grade 11).

    • Help prepare for the SAT by becoming familiar with the kinds of questions and directions seen on the SAT.

    • Receive information from colleges if you decide to participate in the Student Search Service.

AP Tests are offered at TRHS

Students are encouraged to register through the AP Classroom in November

Financial Assistance

  • Families experiencing financial difficulty and need assistance in paying for college applications or college tests (ACT, SAT, PSAT, AP) may qualify for a fee waiver. Please contact your school counselor for more information.

Free Test Prep!

  • ACT - The website for the ACT various test prep options are available on the site. 

  • SAT - Personalized practice, anytime, anywhere - for FREE.



ACT Test Dates (anticipated; subject to change)

September 9, 2023

October 28, 2023

December 9, 2023

February 10, 2024 

April 13, 2024

June 8, 2024

Register By:

August 4, 2023

September 22, 2023

November 3, 2023

January 5, 2024

March 8, 2024

May 3, 2024

SAT Test Dates (anticipated; subject to change)

August 26, 2023

October 7, 2023

November 4, 2023

December 2, 2023

March 9, 2024

May 4, 2024

June 1, 2024

Register By:

July 28, 2023

September 8, 2023

October 6, 2023

November 3, 2023

February 23, 2024

April 19, 2024

May17, 2024


October 11, 2023

Register By:

October 6, 2023


May 6-10 and 13-17, 2024

Pre-Registration Information:

Students should register online in November (date TBA) via the AP Classroom.