York Community High School

ACT/SAT Conversion Chart

The following conversion chart provides the comparable ACT/SAT scores. College Board and ACT do not list the same set of scores so we have provided the information they each have posted as the comparable scores.

 

ACT SAT
36

1600

35

1570

34

1540

33

1500

32

1470

31

1430

30

1400

29

1360

28

1320

27

1290

26

1260

25

1220

24

1180

23

1140

22

1110

21

1070

20

1030

19

990

18

950

17

910

16

870

15

830

14

780

13

740

12

680

11

590

ACT/SAT & Other Testing

ACT National Test Dates: 2016-17

Register & more information here: www.act.org or www.actstudent.org

 

Test Date Registration Deadline Late Deadline
September 10, 2016 August 5, 2016 August 19, 2016
October 22, 2016 September 16, 2016 September 30, 2016
December 10, 2016 November 4, 2016 November 18, 2016
February 11, 2017 January 13, 2017 January 20, 2017
April 8, 2017 March 3, 2017 March 17, 2017
June 10, 2017 May 5, 2017 May 19, 2017

Do Colleges Require the Writing Portion of the ACT?

SAT National Test Dates: 2017-18

 To Register, or for more information, go to: www.sat.collegeboard.com

 

Test Date

Registration

Deadline

Late Registration

Deadline

March 11, 2017

February 10, 2017 2/28/17
May 6, 2017 4/7, 2017

April 25, 2017

June 3, 2017 5/9/17

May 24, 2017

August 26, 2017 7/28/17

August 11, 2017

October 7, 2017 9/8/17 September 22, 2017
November 4, 2017    
December 2, 2017    
March 10, 2018    
May 5, 2018    
June 2, 2018    

SAT Subject Tests

In some cases, colleges require two or three SAT Subject Test scores for admission. Up to three Subject Tests can be taken on a single test date. The test is usually taken around the time a coures finishes (for example, a junior who is taking AP Chemistry may elect to take the Chemistry Subject Test in May or June, as the school year ends). To determine what Subject Tests are available on any given test date, use this link. Or paste in this URL: https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-subject-test-dates

Seal of Biliteracy

Students are able to test for world language proficiency and receive a Seal of Biliteracy on their high school transcript. For more information, go to this link, or paste in this URL: https://sat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-subject-test-dates

York's High School Code/CEEB Code

Our School Code is 141805.

You may be asked to provide this on college applications or when registering for ACT/SAT or AP tests.

Test Preparation Resources

Click here for a list of Test Prep Options - For juniors (or younger students) considering test prep options, we have compiled the following document to assist you. We hope it helps!

Test Prep Considerations - Here are some factors to take into consideration while evaluating what type of test prep is best for each student.

 

Free ACT/SAT test prep through the Elmhurst Public Library for holders of an EPL card:

http://elmhurstpubliclibrary.org/247-e-library/research-reference/learning-education-exams/

Gale Courses: The first time registering for a class, patrons must create an account which is free with your library card. If any questions arise, contact the Adult Services department at the Library 630-279-8696. M-F 9am-9pm  Sat. 9am-5pm  Sun. 1pm-5pm

Looking for Colleges/Universities That Don't Require ACT/SAT?

For a list of four-year colleges/universities that don't require an ACT/SAT score for admission, check out the following site: www.fairtest.org.

Note that some test optional schools may require additional essays or other supplemental information for applicants who do not submit scores. Also, some schools have specific requirements for a student to apply for admission as test optional.