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PSAT:     Arleta HS will offer the PSAT on October 19, 2016.  All freshman, sophomores and juniors will take this important assessment to prepare them for the SAT.  

The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and American College Test (ACT):  These are required assessments for admission to almost all colleges and universities.

Additionally, if you are applying to competitive universities, like the University of California schools, you might also wish to take the SAT Subject Tests.  



SAT:         www.sat.org/register



  • October 7, 2017                           Deadline to register:  September 8, 2017
  • November 4, 2017                        Deadline to register:  October 5, 2017
  • December 2, 2017                        Deadline to register:  November 2, 2018
  • March 10, 2018                            Deadline to register: February 9, 2018 (No Subject tests)
  • May 5, 2018                                 Deadline to register: April 6, 2018
  • June 2, 2018                                Deadline to register: May 3, 2018


ACT:         www.actstudent.org



  • October 28, 2017                     Deadline to register:  September 22, 2017   
  • December 9, 2017                    Deadline to register:  November 3, 2017
  • February 10, 2018                   Deadline to register: January 12, 2018
  • April 14, 2018                         Deadline to register: March 9, 2018
  • June 9, 2018                          Deadline to register: May 4, 2018


See Ms. Flores in the College Center for fee waivers and/or you have any questions.

Students should begin to take these tests in the spring of their Junior year.  Seniors cannot take any test after December of their senior year. Fee Waivers are available all Arleta students. See Ms. Flores in the College Center.

Click below to find out more and to register for the next assessment!