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Standardized Testing Information

Standardized Testing Information

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Students with individual questions on any of these exams or about fee waivers should contact their counselor.


This is an optional test offered to juniors that serves as a precursor for the SAT exam.  It also qualifies juniors to enter scholarship programs offered through the National Merit Scholarship Corporation.  The test measures critical reading, math problem-solving and writing skills.
Registration Deadline: TBD 2023
Test Date: TBD 2023
Registration ends on TBD with no exceptions. Registration for the exam is $21.  Interested students can sign up through TBD

ACT Exams

This is a test used for college admission purposes and is typically taken during junior year.  The test includes 4 subject areas (English, Mathematics, Reading and Science) and an optional writing exam.  The test includes 215 multiple-choice questions for the four subject areas, and takes approximately 3.5 hours to complete without writing and 4 hours with writing.  
Students interested in taking this exam must sign up for one of the test dates listed below on their own through the ACT website.  
Test Date Regular Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline (Late Fee Applies) Standby Deadline, Photo Upload Deadline
September 9, 2023 August 4, 2023 August 18, 2023 September 1, 2023
October 28, 2023 September 22, 2023 October 6, 2023 October 20, 2023
December 9, 2023 November 3, 2023 November 17, 2023 December 1, 2023
February 10, 2024 January 5, 2024 January 19, 2024 February 2, 2024
April 13, 2024 March 8, 2024 March 22, 2024 April 5, 2024
June 8, 2024 May 3, 2024 May 17, 2024 May 31, 2024
July 13, 2024 June 7, 2024 June 21, 2024 July 5, 2024

SAT Tests

The SAT is a test used for college admission purposes and is typically taken during junior year.  The test includes 3 sections: reading, writing and math.  The critical reading section includes reading passages and sentence completions.  The writing section includes a short essay and multiple-choice questions on identifying errors and improving grammar and usage.  The mathematics section includes questions on arithmetic operations, algebra, geometry, statistics and probability.
Students interested in taking SAT exams on any national test date must sign up for one of the test dates listed below on their own using their College Board account.  
Test Date Registration Deadline Deadline for Changes, Regular Cancellation,
and Late Registration
August 26, 2023 July 28, 2023 August 15, 2023
October 7, 2023 September 7, 2023 September 26, 2023
November 4, 2023 October 5, 2023 October 24, 2023
December 2, 2023 November 2, 2023 November 21, 2023
March 9, 2024 (Digital) February 23, 2024 Feb 27, 2024
May 4, 2024 (Digital) April 19, 2024 April 23, 2024
June 1, 2024 (Digital) May 16, 2024 May 21, 2024

AP Exams

Students at RBHS have the opportunity to enroll in Advanced Placement (AP) courses that are part of the AP program as administered by College Board.  Students who enroll in AP classes at RBHS are exposed to college-level material and rigor and have the potential to earn college credit for the AP course they take. Students interested in determining whether or not AP courses would be a good fit for them should talk to their counselor.  
AP courses culminate in an exam that is offered in May to determine whether the content and skills in the course have been successfully mastered.  AP Exam test dates will run from May 6 - May 17, 2024. General information from the College Board on when each test will be offered can be found HERE.