To register for the ACT you will need to register on-line at: http://www.actstudent.org/
Kingman High Schools Code is: 171-590
The current fees for taking the test are: $52.00 or $68.00 including the writing portion. You do not have to opt for the writing portion. Late registration fee is: $30.00.
Tests taken in December, April or June are available for the TIR, Test Information Release (you will receive your test questions how you answered and what the right answer was), for an additional fee of $20.00-$25.00.
Parent information can be found at: http://www.act.org/path/parent/
When you go take your test you MUST have your registration ticket, a photo ID, two pencils and a claculator. If you show up after 8:00am sharp, you may not be allowed in to take the test, so make sure you are early when you go. Don't be late.
Students who think they will be playing sports in college/community college will need to have their ACT scores sent to NAIA or NCAA. Students should enter the appropriate codes in the area where ACT asks where scores should be sent.
NAIA Code is: 9876 NCAA Code is: 9999
2019-2020 Test Dates
|Test Date||Registration Deadline||(Late Fee Required)|
|September 14, 2019||August 16, 2019||August 17-30, 2019|
|October 26, 2019||September 20, 2019||September 21-October 4, 2019|
|December 14, 2019||November 8, 2019||November 9-22, 2019|
|February 8, 2020||January 10, 2020||January 11-17, 2020|
|April 4, 2020||February 28, 2020||February 29-March 13, 2020|
|June 13, 2020||May 8, 2020||May 9-22, 2020|
|July 18, 2020*||June 19, 2020||June 20-26, 2020|
* Indicates tests held at Kingman High School*No test centers are scheduled in New York for the February and July test dates.
ACT Prep Information:
This link has many different items that can be helpful when preparing to take the ACT: http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/
It has: ACT Online Prep, how to get the Real ACT Prep Guide, a daily ACT question, practice questions, test tips, and a 64 page Preparing for the ACT PDF document you can download. Go exploring!
There are many other ways to get ready to take the ACT. Check out Chad Cargill's website and maybe see if you can go see him. http://www.chadcargill.com/ He's great and has tons of tips on how to take the test. He also has services for programing your graphing calculator with the equations you can have in it during the test.
WSU offers an ACT prep workshop on the weekends throughout the year. It costs $32.00. They cover general test taking tips and information for all four sections of the test. Students should bring a pencil and a graphing calculator; all other supplies are provided, including refreshments. More information can be found at: WSU Counseling & Testing Center 316-978-3440 or go to their website at: https://www.registerblast.com/WSU/Exam/Index?Group=36
XAP offers free online test prep as well. You must sign up for an account. They can be found at: https://www.number2.com/exams/act/index.cfm?s=o
Kaplan also offers free online test prep. Sessions are time specific. You can find it at: http://www.kaptest.com/college-prep/getting-into-college/free-practice-test
Here is a link to test prep workshops you can schedule to attend. http://www.powerprepinc.com/
Understanding ACT Scores:
Start by checking out the ACT explanation page at: http://www.actstudent.org/scores/understand/ When you click on the link, scroll down to a listing of informational links just below the box that tells you about Upcoming Test Dates. Look for the list of links under the word “Score” (this is small right under the box). Then click on the “Understanding your Scores” and that should take you to another page with all kinds of clickable links to documents regarding ACT scores. If this is not answering your questions I will be more then happy to help you understand your scores. Just make an appointment with me.