YEARLY NATIONAL STANDARDIZED TESTING INFORMATION
For TRINITY CENTER STUDENTS
Although Homeschool students take test every 3 years:
AN IMPORTANT REMINDER THAT: ALL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS (9th thru 12th) UNDER ACCREDITATION WITH TRINITY CENTER ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE A NATIONALLY STANDARDIZED TEST (IOWA/STANFORD/CAT) EACH AND EVERY SCHOOL YEAR
TEST OPTIONS; PSAT given in OCT. ONLY check www.collegeboard.org for locations and register directly with that school-Preparatory SAT for 9th and 10th grade
/SAT register at www.collegeboard.org
/ ACT register at www.actstudent.org
/ IOWA (Offered at Hearts Academy each April-with Registration by March)
/ CAT (California) http://www.academicexcellence.com/complete-achievement-tests/
NOTE: If using this option of ACT or SAT for National Standardized Testing Requirement this school year, June of each year is last ACT/SAT testing date for school year. EXCEPTION; Senior’s results must be submitted no later than May each year to Trinity Center. Be sure and schedule your student to take a National Standardized Test Yearly.
**If you are an approved tester or if you become an approved tester with Bob Jones ( ), you can administer the IOWA or STANFORD to your student if you meet the requirements.
SUBMIT COPY OF TEST RESULTS TO TRINITY CENTER EACH SCHOOL YEAR Before June 30th of each year (UNLESS A SENIOR, then due by last week in May).
PSAT, SAT, AND ACT exams ARE counted as a State National Standardized Testing Program, but are optional tests available to students through Educational Testing Services for application entrance to college.
NOTE: The PSAT is suggested to be taken in 9th or 10th Grade and is ONLY administered annually in October. For testing locations for the PSAT, go to After choosing a location, contact that testing location directly to register for PSAT.
The SAT is suggested to be taken in the Spring of 11th Grade and/or Fall of 12th Grade and is administered annually between October and June. SAT tests in math, critical reading, writing, and requires essay writing. To register for the SAT, go to to obtain information of tests dates, testing locations, fees, and to register.
The ACT is suggested to be taken in the Spring of 11th Grade and/or Fall of 12th Grade and is administered annually between October and June. ACT tests in math, science, and language, and a written essay portion can be taken if required for college entrance. To register for the ACT, go to to obtain information of tests dates, testing locations, fees, and to register.
NOTE: IF ENROLLED WITH TRINITY CENTER; when registering for ACT OR SAT enter CEEB # for Trinity Center as school; and results will be sent to TRINITY CENTER automatically by mail. ALSO choose 4 colleges for results to be sent.
College Board: PSAT and SAT Testing Preparation, Information, and Registration
American College Testing: ACT Testing Preparation, Information, and Registration: