College Readiness

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    The ACT is a standardized test used for college admissions in the United States. It is currently administered by ACT, a nonprofit organization of the same name. The ACT test covers four academic skill areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. It also offers an optional direct writing test. Nassau BOCES will also offer additional test prep options. This includes ACT Aspire, ACT Tessera, ACT College Ready and ACT Work keys and Curriculum.

    College Board (PSAT/SAT)

    Through direct contracting with Nassau BOCES, the PSAT Services allows districts to take advantage of a valuable cost savings service. Through this opportunity, the College Board will provide professional development to effectively prepare for the assessment administration. There is also training in interpreting the results to help inform instruction and curriculum post-administration. The service also provides for an SAT School Day Solution.