ACT Test Dates

2016-2017

Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required) Photo Upload Deadline
September 10 August 5 Aug. 6-19 September 2
October 22 September 16 Sept. 17-30 October 14
December 10 November 4 Nov. 5-18 December 2
February 11 January 13 Jan. 14-20 February 3
April 8 March 3 Mar. 4-17 March 31
June 10 May 5 May 6-19 June 2
 

The ACT is crucial to any high school graduate's future -- sign up for an ACT test at actstudent.org!

McNairy Central High School's code is 432-080.

McNairy Central High School's testing code is 188560.

Registration Fee: $42.50

 

McNairy Central offers the test in September, October, February, April and June. Adamsville offers the test in December.

When filling out the registration form, always bubble in College and Scholarship choices. The first four are free. Universities will always take the highest score.

Very few colleges and universities currently require the Writing Test.

 

Juniors are given the ACT free in the spring.

You only need a 21 to qualify for the HOPE Lottery Scholarship, offering $3,500 for a four-year college and $3,000 for a two-year college!
A 25 on the ACT can make you eligible for some scholarships.
 
The questions on the ACT are based on information that is learned. An example is Geometry. There are several questions on Geometry. A student who has ot take that course would have difficulty with these questions.
ACTstudent.org has a practice site, and Guidance has ACT Practice booklets available.