Standardized Testing & Test Prep
*For Juniors (official test) and Sophomores (as a practice test); Freshman take PSAT 8/9; administered in the Fall
The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). It is a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives students a chance to enter NMSQT scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.
For explanation and preparation information, click below:
The Khan Academy site for PSAT practice is available for students.
Please see your Guidance Counselor for more information.
*Practice test for Sophomores; administered in the Spring
The Pre-ACT is a practice test for the ACT. This test aligns to the ACT 1-36 scale and gives students insight into how they would perform on the actual ACT. The test also includes an Interest Inventory with results tailored to individual college and career information.
Information on the Pre-ACT
ACT Test Prep
ACT Test Prep Class
*For Juniors Only (sophomores can request to be placed on a wait list pending availability)
The 7 week ACT Prep Class is held Monday after school beginning on February 3, 2020.
SAT Test Prep Workshop
Offered through the Macomb Intermediate School District.
Important Test Registration and Prep Links
ACT-National test dates:
Online registration and test prep resources: http://www.actstudent.org/
SAT/SAT II Subject Tests- Test Dates:
Online registration and test prep resources:
The Khan Academy site for SAT practice is available for students at:
Fee Waiver Information: click here
Test Prep Services:
College Quest Michigan: http://www.collegequestmi.com/
The Student Connection: http://thestudentconnect.com/
The Princeton Review: http://www.princetonreview.com
Michigan eLibrary: www.mel.org
Fabmarks (free ACT, SAT, PSAT test preparation): www.fabmarks.com
Tutor.com An on-demand, real time tutoring service with self study tools, available daily from 4 - 11pm. Free to library card holders in Macomb County, Troy and Harper Woods.
Individual Tutor Recommendations are available by contacting your student’s Guidance Counselor.
Print Resource: The REAL ACT: http://www.actstudent.org/testprep/book.html