SAT~ACT~AP~PSAT~Testing Accommodations

For information on testing accommodations for College Board Exams and
the ACT, please scroll to the bottom of this page.


ACT and SAT
2017-2018 Information

When you register for SAT and/or ACT remember to:
-Code BTHS so we receive your scores: 100809
-Send scores to colleges and/or universities you are interested in by using their codes
-Send scores to the NCAA if you will be playing a sport in college (Code 9999)

What to bring on Test Day:
-Admission Ticket
-Valid Photo Identification
-Two #2 pencils
-Calculator (make sure it is an approved calculator)
-Watch (to pace yourself during testing-optional, but recommended)
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ACT Info
Recommended to take in spring of junior year
Offered at BTHS, Test Center Code 207930

$58.50 Fee (Includes Writing Portion)
$42.50 Fee (Without Writing Portion)
Registration: http://www.act.org

SAT Info
Offered at BTHS, Test Center Code 10614
Recommended to take in spring of junior year
$46 Fee (No Essay portion)      or     $60 (With Essay)
Registration: http://www.sat.org

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AP Exam
2017-2018 Information

  • Advanced Placement Exams
  • Administered by the College Board
  • Purpose: Possible college credit and placement in college
  • Available to students in grades 9th-12th.
  • These tests are administered in May and scores are sent home in mid July.
  • AP Scores Online https://apscore.collegeboard.org/scores
  • 2018 AP Tests are May 1-5 and May 8-12 by test type. Please visit AP Central on the College Board web site to determine the test date of individual exams.
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PSAT – Wednesday – October 11, 2017

  • Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test
  • Practice test for the SAT college admission test
  • Qualifies Juniors for National Merit Semi-Finalists – must pay for results
  • Strongly recommended for all students
  • Offered to 9th, 10th, and 11th graders (only 11th grade scores are evaluated for National Merit)
  • The school pays for the results of 10th graders only. Both 9th and 11th graders can pay $20 to receive their scores – pay online at School Pay by Sept 20th.
  • With the payment for scores, students receive a score report and an ACCESS CODE to My College QuickStart. With this information, students are provided a customized and interactive study path on the Quickstart portal which assists students with preparation for the SAT.
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TESTING ACCOMMODATIONS
If your student currently has an IEP or 504 Plan with testing accommodations, there is an additional separate application process for requesting accommodations for both the College Board exams and the ACT.  There are also specific deadlines for these request (check sat.org and act.org). Print and complete the form(s) below and have your student turn it in to their school counselor well before the deadline.
Also, please write on the form the date of the test for which the student is registering.
College Board exams (PSAT, SAT, AP) – https://www.collegeboard.org/pdf/ssd/ssd-consent-form-accommodations.pdf
The ACT – http://www.act.org/content/dam/act/unsecured/documents/TAA-Consent-to-Release-Information-to-ACT.pdf

If College Board and/or ACT approve your student for accommodations for a particular test, they do not need to re-request accommodations for any future tests they may take.