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 ACT Test

ACT - The ACT consists of four multiple-choice tests that cover four skill areas: English, math, reading, and science. The Writing Test, which is optional, measures skills in planning and writing a short essay. Some colleges require the Writing Test. Check with your colleges of interest to see if the Writing Test is required. Register online at AHS school code number is 480-040.

ACT Test Dates and Deadlines

Test Date
Registration Deadlines Late Registration Deadline
(late fee required)
September 11, 2021
August 6, 2021 August 20, 2021
October 23, 2021
September 17, 2021 October 1, 2021
December 11, 2021
November 5, 2021 November 19, 2021
February 12, 2022
January 7, 2022 January 21, 2022
April 2, 2022
February 25, 2022
March 11, 2022
June 11, 2022
May 6, 2022 May 20, 2022
July 16, 2022
June 17, 2022 June 24, 2022

ACT Prep

There are several free resources students can use to prepare for the ACT test. Students can pick up a free ACT prep booklet in the AHS Counseling Office. Some free online ACT prep resources can be found at:
Fee Waivers are available for students who may have difficulty covering the cost of an exam. Please see your counselor for information if you may need a fee waiver.
Accommodations are available for students with a documented disability. Please see your counselor for information about accommodations available and how to register to take an exam with accommodations.