The ACT Assessment® is designed to assess high school students' general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work. The tests cover four skill areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning.
- The ACT is an admission requirement for all schools in the
University of Wisconsin System, including the two-year centers.
- Juniors are strongly recommended to take it during the spring, prior to their senior year.
- ACT scores will be sent free to four institutions or scholarship programs.
- The ACT costs $46.00 (no writing) and $62.50 (plus writing). (Late fee $21.00)
- The ACT application packet includes a preparation booklet with a sample test. Several books to aid students in preparing for either of these tests are available in the library.
Waupun Area Jr./Sr. High School does testing at their school on June 9, 2018
Wisconsin Test Prep - All classes held at Central Wisconsin Christian School - must register to attend sessions (cost: $130). See counseling office for more information and registration form.
Schedule: Winter (Prepare for the Feb. 27th STATE ACT or April 14th ACT) Held on Saturdays as follows:
|January 20th||9am - noon||English|
|January 27th||9am - noon||Reading/Writing|
|February 3rd||9am - noon||Science/Math|
|February 10th||9am - noon||Math|
|February 17th||9am - 12:30pm||Practice Test|
2017 - 2018 ACT Test Dates
You can register online at the ACT Website to get to the test center locator.
|Test||Date Given||Registration Deadline|
|ACT||October 28, 2017||September 22, 2017|
|ACT||December 9, 2017||November 3, 2017|
|ACT||January 12, 2018||January 12, 2018|
|ACT||March 9, 2018||March 9, 2018|
|ACT||June 9, 2018||May 4, 2018|
College Entrance Exams
For admission to most colleges on the western and eastern United States your child will need to take the SAT
SAT * Register online, take practice tests, get your SAT question of the day, check test dates and centers, and get and send scores.
ACT/SAT/ACCUPLACER Test Prep Site
PSAT/NMSQT Test for Juniors
AP Testing for Juniors and Seniors
UW-System Freshman Placement Testing
ASVAB Program - This site has ASVAB information, career exploration, and planning for the future.
Educational Testing Service - Information on AP tests, SAT, TOEFL, GMAT & GRE.
Peterson's - Information on ACT, SAT, and PSAT. Also includes practice exams, purchase test prep materials, and there is a college search and planning component.
PSAT- This is a direct link to PSAT information. The PSAT is a test that is given to juniors in October. It is also the qualifier for the National Merit Scholarship. This site includes online test review questions.
Varsity Learning Tools practice tests and problems for Common Core and standardized tests like the ACT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, ISEE, and SSAT.