PSAT – DHS will administer the PSAT each fall during the month of October. All freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will take the PSAT. Taking the PSAT is also the only way for juniors to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship.
SAT – DHS administers the SAT in April though students can register online for other testing sessions during the year. Check the official website at www.collegeboard.org for specific test dates and registration deadlines.
ACT – The ACT test takes place several times throughout the school year but DHS does not administer this test. Check the official website at www.actstudent.org for specific test dates and registration information. Students must register online for this test.
Michigan eLibrary provides no cost practice tests and preparation for all the college entrance exams–ACT, SAT, PSAT plus AP, CLEP, WorkKeys and COMPASS–via its LearningExpress Library eResource. Using federal funding, MeL makes this and other resources that are important for college and career readiness available to all Michigan residents.If you are interested in finding out more about how Dearborn Public Schools uses assessments, please see the DPS Assessment, Research, and Evaluation Department’s blog.
If you are interested in learning more about assessments in Dearborn Public Schools, please see the DPS Assessment, Research, and Evaluation Department’s iBlog.