ACT AT HOLDEN HIGH SCHOOL
The ACT (American College Test) is a highly regarded assessment of academic readiness for college. All students who are considering college following high school should plan on taking the ACT at least once during their junior year. Students are encouraged to register on-line. ACT registration fees are $46.00 (No Writing) and $62.50 (With Writing). Visit www.act.org for a complete listing of testing dates, registration deadlines, and test preparation materials. National tests dates for 2017-2018 are:
October 28, 2017
Decemer 9, 2017
February 10, 2018
April 14, 2018
June 9, 2018
July 14, 2018ACT PREPARATION WORKSHOP
HHS offers an ACT preparation workshop prior to each administration of the ACT assessment. An ACT Workshop Registration Form must be completed and turned in to the Office with a $15 fee payment prior to participation in the workshop. See your counselor for more information or pick up a registration form in the office or on-line. Four ACT workshops will be offered this school year.
October 21, 2017
November 18, 2017
February 3, 2018
April 7, 2018
Workshops are from 7:45 - 2:00. If students attend the entire workship and take the ACT, they will be refunded the cost of both the ACT and the workshop.ACT & WORKSHOP FEE REFUND POLICY
As an incentive for HHS students to do their best on the ACT, the student may receive a full refund of her/his registration fees for up to 3 different ACT assessments and the corresponding ACT workshops in which the student participates during her/his high school career. In order to qualify for this refund, the student must participate fully in both the workshop and the ACT. Refund checks will be issued to the student from the office several weeks following testing.OTHER ACT PREPARATION RESOURCES
The HHS library and any public library or bookstore offers ACT preparation guides that include sample test questions and tests. Other ACT preparation resources can be found on the ACT website: www.act.org. Additionally, a helpful ACT study guide can be found on-line at: http://www.studyguidezone.com/acttest.htm.