SAT measures the knowledge and skills that research shows are essential for college and career readiness and success. The assessment is composed of Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, Math and an optional writing test. Although optional, this test or the ACT is required for admission by many post-secondary institutions.

Please check the National SAT Calendar below to see which high school in District 214 will administer the SAT.

For more information on the SAT visit the College Board website - click here

National SAT & Subject Tests Saturday testing Dates for 2020-2021:

    Testing Date

   Registration Date


August 29, 2020

July 31, 2020

BG & Hersey - Cancelled

September 26, 2020



October 3, 2020

September 4, 2020


November 7, 2020

October 9, 2020


December 5, 2020

November 6, 2020


March 13, 2021

February 12, 2021


May 8, 2021

April 9, 2021


June 5, 2021

May 7, 2021



Register online for the SAT using your college board account (make sure you do not open a second college board account). You will need a credit card to complete the registration.

SAT State Testing

A state-funded SAT will be administered to all Wheeling High School juniors on:

                                    TBD Spring 2021

All juniors will be automatically registered for this SAT. This in-school administration will include the essay. Students who have an extended time accommodation per their IEP or 504 Plan may be required to test over 2 consecutive days. All 11th grade students must take the SAT to receive a regular high school diploma.


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