SAT-SCHOLASTIC ASSESSMENT TEST
"The SAT is the nation's most widely used admissions test among colleges and universities. It tests students' knowledge of subjects that are necessary for college success: reading, writing, and mathematics.
Each section of the SAT is scored on a scale of 200-800, with two writing subscores for multiple-choice questions and the essay. It is administered seven times a year in the U.S." For more information visit www.collegeboard.com. The schedule for the SAT is listed below:
Late Fee Required
|October 1, 2016|
|November 5, 2016|
|December 3, 2016|
|January 21, 2017|
|March 11, 2017|
|May 6, 2017
|June 3, 2017|
PSAT-Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test
The PSAT serves as a practice test for the SAT and is offered to Sophomores and Juniors. In order to be considered for the National Merit Scholarship, the PSAT must be taken during the Junior year. However, it is also good practice to take it your sophomore year. For more information visit NMSQT
As a "pre-ACT" test, PLAN is a powerful predictor of success on the ACT Assessment. PLAN focuses attention on both career preparation and improving academic achievement. The PLAN test is administered each year for sophomores usually in September. For more information click here.
AP EXAMS-Advanced Placement
AP courses are college level courses that challenge students academically and prepare them better for college. At the end of the year, students can choose to take an AP exam and are encouraged to in order to receive college credit. The exams cost approximately $94 and are administered during the first two weeks of May.
AP credit policy information for each university is found at AP Credit
Maple Mountain High School offers the following AP classes:
|AP Studio Art|
|AP Art History|
|AP European History|
|AP U.S. Studies|
"The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) gives you the opportunity to receive college credit for what you already know by earning qualifying scores on any of 34 examinations. Earn credit for knowledge you've acquired through independent study, prior course work, on-the-job training, professional development, cultural pursuits, or internships. Visit CLEP