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ACT         TESTING

WHEN

February 25, 2020

8 am – 12:30 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 24, 2019 – ACT Diagnostic Test # 1

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 3, 2019 – 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

October – February 8, 2020 – Signup for Free ACT

Juniors this year may sign up for an EXTRA free ACT test before the school-wide exam on Feb. 25. This will give students extra practice and give them the best chance to do well in February.  Please see Mrs. Moseley in the main office to sign up;  limit 15.

February 25, 2019 – 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 / Homeroom 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!

 

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