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Standardized Testing Schedule

To view a .PDF of the schedule for the 2019-20 academic year, CLICK HERE.

2019-2020 Standardized Testing Schedule


Test Date

Tests Offered

Test Location

Test Center Code

July 13

ACT

Not Offered in NY or CA

TBD

August 24

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

September 14

ACT

Northwood 

181280

October 5

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

October 16

PSAT 8/9 – 9th Grade

PreACT - 10th Grade

PSAT - 11th Grade

College App Workshop - 12th Grade/Postgrad

Northwood

N/A

October 26

ACT

Northwood

181280

November 2

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

December 7

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

December 14

ACT

Saranac Lake HS

160550

February 8

ACT

Northwood

181280

March 14

SAT

Northwood

33542

April 4

ACT

test site near home

TBD

May 2

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

May 4-15

AP Exams

Northwood

N/A

June 6

SAT and Subject Tests

Northwood

33542

June 13

ACT

test site near home

TBD

July 18

ACT

Not Offered in NY or CA

TBD

 

SAT/ACT Schedule for Most Students:

  • Step 1: Take the PreACT as a sophomore and the PSAT as a junior.  
  • Step 2: Enroll in Northwood's Test Preparation Course
  • Step 3: Take the February ACT or March SAT as a junior. 
  • Step 4: Optional: Re-take the SAT or ACT  in May or June of junior year.  
  • Step 5: Study hard during the summer and take the August SAT or the September ACT as a senior.
  • Step 6: If you're still not satisfied, you have one last shot as a senior for the late fall SAT and ACT. 

English language learners take the TOEFL in the fall or spring. Coordinate testing dates with the Director of International Students.