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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 9, 2023
August 4, 2023 August 18, 2023
October 28, 2023
September 22, 2023 October 6, 2023
December 9, 2023
November 3, 2023 November 17, 2023
February 10, 2024
January 5, 2024 January 19, 2024
April 13, 2024
March 8, 2024
March 22, 2024
June 8, 2024
May 3, 2024 May 17, 2024
July 13, 2024
June 7, 2024 June 21, 2024

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.