Many colleges and universities are test optional, or may not even consider test scores if submitted. Some colleges and universities may consider test scores, or require them for certain majors. Check with each prospective college to confirm its testing requirements. San Rafael City Schools will offer the PSAT to 10th and 11th grade students in October, 2023. See this link for information about SAT and ACT testing in Terra Linda and San Rafael high schools this year.
Students who are planning to attend community college after high school are not required to complete the ACT or SAT. Placement in community college courses is typically based on performance in senior year classes.
Fair Test: complete list 1800+ accredited 4-year colleges with test-optional policies, many of which have been test-optional for years.
FEE WAIVERS: If you are a Senior or Junior who is eligible for a fee waiver for the ACT or SAT, please contact your counselor. Eligibility for fee waivers is based on family income.
COLLEGE TESTING ORGANIZATIONS & RESOURCES
RESOURCES for TEST PREPARATION
Khan Academy Official online SAT Practice
Marin SAT Prep Local SAT preparation
Revolution Prep Group and individual tutoring