Middle and High School Assessments: Pre-College Exams
The ACT Assessment System spans elementary through high school and is designed to provide teachers, parents and students insight on college and career readiness through a series of connected assessments. At the high school level, the ACT exam assesses high-school students’ general education development and their capability to complete college-level work by assessing skills in the areas of English, mathematics, reading and science.
A passing score outlined in IKF-R meets Cherry Creek School District requirements for demonstration of college and career preparedness in reading and math. Students may also opt to register for and take a National ACT exam. More information about National ACT exam dates can be found at the ACT website.
The SAT Assessment System is part of the State of Colorado Assessment Program and is required for all juniors in the state of Colorado. The SAT is a college admission exam used by admission representatives as part of the admission decision. The exam assesses the students’ knowledge in the areas of reading, writing and mathematics.
A passing score outlined in IKF-R meets district requirements for demonstration of college and career preparedness in reading and math. Students may also opt to register for and take a National SAT exam. More information about National SAT exam dates can be found at the College Board website.