PLAN:  The PLAN test is offered to freshmen. Students register for this test at registration. This test measures skills and abilities highly related to high school course work. It is similar to the ACT, which is a college entrance test. This is a timed test that covers English, Mathematics, Reading, and Science Reasoning. An important component of this test is the inventory results that show career areas most closely aligned with a student’s interests and abilities.  Click here for more information.

PSAT:  Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test. This test is offered to sophomores and juniors. The state of Idaho pays for sophomores to take this test in October. During the junior year, it is the qualifier for the National Merit Scholarship. This test is only given on the national test date and students can pay for the test at registration. It is very similar to the SAT, a college entrance exam. This exam covers Math and Verbal content areas.  Click here for more information.

SAT:  Scholastic Aptitude Test – This test is a college entrance exam and it covers Math and Critical Reading only. Students register on-line at sat.org/register. The state of Idaho pays for juniors to take this test in the spring of their junior year.

ACT:  This test is also a college entrance exam. This test covers a wider range of areas. They include: English, Math, Reading, and Science Reasoning. Students register on-line at actstudent.org

Compare the ACT vs. SAT

ASVAB: This test is the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery. Students considering entering the military should take this test.  Click here for more information.

MMACHS School Code is 130397 for ACT and SAT

ACT Test Dates Registration Deadline Late Registration
September 13, 2014 August 8, 2014 August 9-22, 2014
October 25, 2014 September 19, 2014 Sept. 20- Oct. 3, 2014
December 13, 2014 November 7, 2014 November 8-21, 2014
February 7, 2015 January 9, 2015 January 10-16, 2015
June 13, 2015 May 8, 2015 May 9-22, 2015
SAT Test Dates Registration Deadlines Late Registration
October 11, 2014 Sept. 12, 2014 Sept 30, 2014
November 8, 2014  Oct 9, 2014 Oct 28, 2014
December 6, 2014 Nov 6, 2014 Nov 24, 2014
January 24, 2015 Dec 29, 2014 Jan 13, 2015
March 14, 2015 Feb 13, 2015 Mar 3, 2015
May 2, 2015 April 6, 2015 April 21, 2015
June 6, 2015 May 8, 2015 May 27, 2015