SAT and ACT Tests

SAT or ACT is required for admission into 4-year colleges/universities. See below for SAT and ACT sign up dates. Visit (SAT) and (ACT) for the most up to date information. 

Students eligible for a fee waiver may receive up to 2 fee waivers for both the SAT and ACT. Email your School Counselor. [SRHS SAT and ACT Test Center Code: 471450.] 

When signing up to take the SAT/ACT be sure to select colleges/universities that you would like your scores sent to. Colleges will not accept SAT/ACT scores unless the student requests an official score report be sent directly from the testing agency (ACT or College Board). Students will be able to send their score reports for free to four schools of their choice. 

Having Trouble deciding which test to take? See chart below. 


SAT is scored on a scale of 400-1600

ACT is scored on a scale of 1-36

SAT questions require more time to understand/answer

ACT questions tend to be more straightforward

SAT does not have a science section

ACT has a science section that tests your critical thinking skills

Arithmetic, Algebra l, Algebra ll, Geometry & Trig,  Problem solving & data analysis. Formulas are provided

Arithmetic, Algebra l, Algebra ll, Geometry and Trigonometry. No formulas provided

You do not get to use a calculator on all math questions

You may use a calculator on all math questions

Essay is no longer an option for the SAT

Essay (optional) 40 minutes, evaluate/analyze complex issues

Questions increase in difficulty as you move through a section (except reading passages)

Difficulty level of questions is random

Trying to prepare for the SAT/ACT? See Practice websites below.;;;


Fee for SAT - $55.00

Test Date

Registration deadline

Late Registration Deadline

(Additional $30 charge)

October 1, 2022

September 2, 2022

September 20, 2022

November 5, 2022

October 7, 2022

October 25, 2022

December 3, 2022

November 3, 2022

November 22, 2022

March 11, 2023

February 10, 2023

February 28, 2023

May 6, 2023

April 7, 2023

April 25, 2023

June 3, 2023

May 4, 2023

May 23, 2023

Students who register and take the SAT with a fee waiver will, as a senior, receive 4 college application fee waivers directly from College Board. Seniors will access these college application fee waivers through their College Board account. Contact your school counselor to see if you qualify for an SAT or ACT fee waiver.


Fee with Writing: $88.00 / Fee with no Writing: $63.00

Test Date

Registration deadline

Late Registration Deadline

(Additional $36 charge)

October 22, 2022

September 16, 2022

September 30, 2022

December 10, 2022

November 4, 2022

November 11, 2022

February 11, 2023

January 6, 2023

January 20, 2023

April 15, 2023

March 10, 2023

March 24, 2023

June 10, 2023

May 5, 2023

May 19, 2023

July 15, 2023

June 16, 2023

July 7, 2023