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FREE ACT test, this week!


Before test day:

  • Students must complete pre-administration, also known as "bubbling" name, address, etc. 
  • Bubbling will take place in Social Studies classes the week of April 15..
  • If you are a PSEO student or do not have a Social Studies class, or are a senior who wishes to take the ACT, please see Ms. McMillen in the Library/Testing Office to complete pre-administration/bubbling.
  • You will not be permitted to test without completing this step.
  • It's not too late to take advantage of free online test prep.

Test day:

  • Check-in to the South High Gym at 7:30 a.m.
  • Testing begins at 8 a.m.
  • No late entries.


  • Pencils
  • Calculators (Some calculators will be available to borrow.)

Do not bring:

  • Phones, mobile devices, watches
  • Backpacks
  • Food
  • Coats

Make-up exam:

  • MPS offers no make-up exam.
  • Students, however, may register for a national exam date.
  • Students who have been approved for ACT accommodations, will be testing in classrooms, locations to be determined 
  • Once determined, Ms. McMillen will advise case managers and Special Education Resource Teachers of locations.
  • ALL students will be expected to first report to the gym.
  • The school will provide carrots, apples and a wheat-free, gluten free, nut-free crackers and bottled water for the 15 minute break.
Test length:
  • Standard time students should be finished with testing no later than 1 p.m. 
  • Extended time students should be finished with testing no later than 2:30 p.m.