2018-19 Standardized Testing Calendar

Test Date Tests Offered Test Location Test Center Code Jul 14 ACT Not offered in New York TBD Aug 25 SAT and Subject Tests Northwood 33542 Sept. 8 ACT Northwood or Plattsburgh 181280 or TBD Oct. 6 SAT and Subject Tests Northwood 33542 Oct. 10 PSAT 8/9 – 9th PreACT -10th PSAT - 11th Practice … Continue reading 2018-19 Standardized Testing Calendar


Understanding your PSAT Results

Dear Northwood School 10th and 11th graders (and their parents): Next Tuesday, December 12, you will receive your PSAT score report [follow the instructions in your email you get from College Board  or log in here: http://psat.org/scorereport%5D. I know the score report may be difficult to understand, so I have compiled some resources to help … Continue reading Understanding your PSAT Results

Junior Workshop: Requesting Teacher Recommendations

Yesterday was the latest session in the ongoing series of workshops on the college search for Northwood juniors.We focused on Asking Teachers For Recommendations. Here are the handouts and the presentation: Teacher Recommendation Presentation (Slides) How to Ask for Teacher Recommendations (2017) Items currently on junior to-do lists include... Meet with your college counselor Work … Continue reading Junior Workshop: Requesting Teacher Recommendations

Session 3: Standardized Testing

Standardized testing is the third session in Northwood's program about the college search and application process for juniors. During this session we discussed the different types of testing (SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, TOEFL, AP) and when to take them. I also introduced Khan Academy's SAT prep program. Northwood students are able to prepare for … Continue reading Session 3: Standardized Testing