Testing

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 juniors 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 12, 2015 August 7, 2015 August 8-21, 2015
October 24, 2015 September 18, 2015 Sept. 19- Oct. 2, 2015
December 12, 2015 November 6, 2015 November 7-20, 2015
February 6, 2016 January 8, 2016 January 9-15, 2016
April 9, 2016 March 4, 2016 March 5-18, 2016
June 11, 2016 May 6, 2016 May 7-20, 2016
SAT Test Dates Registration Deadlines Late Registration
October 3, 2015 Sept. 3, 2015 Sept 22, 2015
November 7, 2015  Oct. 9, 2015 Oct 27, 2015
December 5, 2015 Nov. 5, 2015 Nov 23, 2015
January 23, 2016 Dec. 28, 2015 Jan 12, 2016
March 5, 2016 Feb. 5, 2016 Feb. 23, 2016
May 7, 2016 April 8, 2016 April 26, 2016
June 4, 2016 May 5, 2016 May 25, 2016