The ACT College Entrance Test
The ACT College Entrance Test is for Juniors and Seniors planning on going to a four year college after high school. The registration fee for taking the Basic level test is $46.00. The Basic level test plus the Writing test fee is $62.50.
Test dates and registration deadlines for the current year are shown below. Be sure to put West Lyon's school code on your registration packet so that we will receive a copy of your ACT score for purposes of sending it out to colleges with your transcript.
West Lyon School Code: 162-140
|September 9, 2017
|| August 4, 2017
|October 28, 2017
||September 22, 2017
|December 9, 2017
||November 3, 2017
|February 10, 2018
||January 12, 2018
|April 14, 2018
||March 9, 2018
|June 10, 2017
||May 5, 2017
You can register for the ACT online and find free practice test information online at www.actstudent.org
West Lyon ACT Prep for 2017-2018
West Lyon will once again provide preparation for our students taking the ACT test in the winter of 2015. Sessions will be provided by classroom teachers to help students work through example test questions and test taking techniques. Subject areas that will be covered are Math, Science, Reading, Writing and general test taking skills. These sessions will be offered half days during the school day on the following dates:
Friday's, March 23, 29 and April 6
ACT Online Prep
In addition to some online preparation tools available at the www.actstudent.org website, there are also online preparation questions available at www.number2.com and www.ihaveaplaniowa.gov.
Number2.com's online test preparation courses are totally free! By creating an account you can access a customized course that includes user-friendly tutorials, practice sessions that dynamically adapt to each student's ability level, a vocabulary builder, and more.
"I Have A Plan" Act prep is new. After getting on the IHAPI website look for the green "Prepare for the ACT or SAT" link towards the bottom left of the screen.
Check these websites out. Who knows, they may improve your ACT score next time!