Testing

ALPHA LISTING OF TEST OPPORTUNITIES:

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Accuplacer 

Lakeshore Technical College requires the Accuplacer or ACT for all students wishing to enter a program. High school students are able to take the Accuplacer at no cost. For more information please go to - http://www.gotoltc.edu/accuplacer

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ACT -- American College Testing

2014-2015 New State Required Testing: North High School will be implementing the ACT suite of assessments beginning in the 2014-2015 school year including the Aspire and ACT+WorkKeys.    This impact affects grades 9, 10 and 11.  These assessments are designed to best measure student readiness for post-high school college and career success.

Grades 9/10-Aspire:  The Aspire assessment will be given in grade 9 in the fall and spring, and in grade 10 in the spring to provide a growth trend showing individual growth toward the ACT college and career readiness benchmarks. 

Grade 11:  The ACT assessment will be given in the spring testing window to all juniors at North. 

Grade 11-WorkKeys: ACT WorkKeys is a job skills assessment that will be given to all juniors during the spring testing window.

                 

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AP -- Advanced Placment Exams

 This site has great information for students looking to take AP courses at North High wanting the AP credit.

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ASVAB

The (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) is a free, career interest inventory which may assist you to learn more out about your own strengths and career interests.

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PSAT -- Preliminary SAT

The PSAT/NMSQT is a national test for College bound Juniors and some sophomores. Students can see how they compare to other college bound students across the country. Students with exceptionally high scores may be eligible for scholarships including National Merit Scholarships as this is the Qualifying Test. This assessment will be given in mid-October.

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SAT -- Scholastic Aptitude Test

While not as popular in the Midwest, North High can work with students to successfully prepare for and take the SAT. Please talk to your couselor for more information.

ACT / SAT Conversion Chart

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