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AP Exams 2018

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SAT Information

Regular Registration: $47.00
Late Registration Added on: $24.00
Standby Testing: $41.00

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Springbrook Testing Codes

  • College Board School Code (PSAT/SAT/AP) - 210969
  • College Board Test Center Code (SAT) - 21-450

ACT Information

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Basic Fee: $26.00
Late Fee Added on: $16.00
Standby: $30.00

Information for ACT testing info and registration

 

SAT vs ACT

  • The ACT is a content-based test; the SAT tests critical thinking and problem solving.
  • The ACT includes a science-reasoning test; the SAT does not.
  • The ACT math section includes trigonometry; the SAT does not.
  • The SAT math question often combine several concepts; the ACT questions are more straightforward.
  • The SAT tests vocabulary much more than the ACT.
  • The SAT is not all-multiple choice; the ACT is.
  • The SAT has a wrong answer penalty; the ACT does not.
  • The SAT questions within a particular set appear in order of difficulty. This is not true of the ACT.
  • ACT tests English Grammar, the SAT does not.

SAT/ACT Conversion Chart

ACT Composite Score SAT Verbal and Math Score ACT Composite Score SAT Verbal and Math Score ACT Composite Score SAT Verbal and Math Score
36
1600
27
1220
18
870
35
1550
26
1180
17
830
34
1520
25
1140
16
790
33
1470
24
1110
15
740
32
1420
23
1070
14
690
31
1380
22
1030
13
640
30
1340
21
990
12
590
28
1260
19
910
 
 

PSAT Information

 

 

 

The PSAT/NMSQT Program provides valuable resources that help students prepare for the SAT and take important first steps toward college. It provides 10th grade students with early feedback on academic skills they can work to improve and prepare for the college application process. Students who take the PSAT/NMSQT will receive free access to the following valuable resources:

  • My College QuickStart™: a personalized online college and career planning tool that contains an online PSAT/NMSQT Score Report
  • A customized My SAT Study Plan™
  • Personalized lists of colleges, majors and careers, and access to MyRoad™
  • Student Search Service®: a program that lets students receive free information from colleges, universities, and scholarship programs
  • Score Report Plus: comprehensive skills feedback and suggestions for improving specific academic skills
  • help with curriculum planning to realize your child’s specific career goals.
  • provide information and resources you need to help your child prepare to perform his or her best on the SAT.
  • provide practical advice and online tools to find the right college for your child’s needs and goals.

The PSAT/NMSQT is a way to encourage your child to start thinking about life after high school. It will:

  • help with curriculum planning to realize your child's specific career goals.
  • provide information and resources you need to help your child prepare to perform his or her best on the SAT.
  • provide practical advice and online tools to find the right college for your child's needs and goals.

To learn more about the PSAT/NMSQT being held at Springbrook High School,
please contact the Counseling Services Office at 301-989-5710


PSAT Answer Key Videos - http://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/schools/springbrookhs/aboutus/psat.aspx