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ACT         TESTING

WHEN

February 26, 2019

8 am – 12 pm

WHERE

Newton-Conover High School

WHO
The state of North Carolina requires all Juniors to take the ACT Diagnostic Test
 

ACT Important Dates:

October 16, 2018 – ACT Diagnostic Test

This test will serve as a practice for students prior to the actual exam. Students will receive score information on areas they can improve

December (TBD), 2018 – ACT Diagnostic Test #2

This will be a second opportunity for juniors to practice the ACT and they will receive a second report on areas of the test they can improve

November – January – Signup for Free ACT

Juniors this year may sign up for an EXTRA free ACT test before the school-wide exam on Feb. 27. This will give students extra practice and give them the best chance to do well in February

February 26, 2018 – ACT Testing @ NCHS

All Juniors will take the ACT exam at Newton Conover High School

 IMPORTANT REMINDERS:                                 

 

ACT PRACTICE 

ACT Practice every Friday during Red Devil Success Advisory Time.       

      

 MINIMUM SCORE Students will be required to make at least a composite score of 22 on the Math and Reading Composites and a 18 on the English Composite OR maintain a 2.70 GPA to avoid taking remedial Math & English classes their senior year and to meet community college minimum score.

PAPER & PENCIL  Newton-Conover High School will be taking a pencil and paper version of the ACT this year!

 TAKE EXAM FOR FREE TWICE!!!

Students may take the ACT for free BEFORE taking the exam in February – Students should see Mr. Penley, Principal, if they want to take advantage of this opportunity.

ACT Score Range for NC College Acceptance

                                                                                                                 

Composite Score Range

                                       Appalachian State             

 

     23 - 28

                                       Davidson College             

 

     29 - 32

                                       Duke University                 

 

     31 - 34

                                      Elon University                   

 

     25 - 29                                     

High Point University 

 

     22 - 27

                                       Meredith College              

 

     20 - 25

                                     NC State                                

 

     26 - 31

                                      Salem College                    

 

     21 - 29

                                      UNC Asheville                    

 

     23 - 28

                                       UNC Chapel Hill                

 

     28 - 33

                                      UNC Charlotte                    

 

     22 - 26

                                       UNC Wilmington               

 

     23 - 27

 ACT Score Range for Out of State College Acceptance

                                                                       

Composite Score Range

Charleston Southern  

               20 - 25

Clemson University  

 

     26 - 31

                                       Coastal Carolina                

 

     20 - 24

College of Charleston 

 

     23 - 28

                                     Georgia                                 

 

     26 - 30

                                      Georgia Tech                      

 

     28 - 32

Ohio State University 

 

     27 - 31

University of Florida 

 

     26 - 31

University of Virginia 

 

     29 - 33

                                      USC Upstate                         

 

     18 - 22

                                      Winthrop                              

 

     20 - 26

                                     Wofford                                 

 

     23 - 29