COLLEGE ADMISSION TESTS
Most four year, and some two year colleges require either the
Register at www.collegeboard.org for the SAT.
Register at www.actstudent.org for the ACT
Tests listed with an * are administered at PWHS.
All standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) must be sent directly from the testing center. PWHS does not release test scores and they do not appear on the high school transcript.
Our school code number is 394040. This code is often required on college applications and is needed to register for an admission test.
Also, check the website www.fairtest.org for a list of colleges that are test optional.
Students who pre-register for the PSAT will take the test on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Information will be distributed prior to the administration of this test. The PSAT registration form can be found on the counseling page under Forms.
- FEE WAIVERS
Based on family income, students may qualify for fee waivers for standardized tests. Contact Ms. Tamborello for more information.
- STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
Any student who requires testing accommodations for the SAT or ACT should contact his/her counselor immediately. There is an application procedure to request accommodations through the College Board or the ACT.
- SAT SUBJECT TEST
Check with the colleges you are considering to see if SAT Subject tests are required. Many of the most selective colleges require either two or three SAT Subject tests. Some colleges accept the ACT in lieu of both the SAT Reasoning and SAT Subject tests.