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Havoc in having to apply

October 14, 2020

College applicants for the 2021 school year are facing an unprecedented college admissions climate with SAT cancellations, cancelled campus visits, and remote academic advising due to the pandemic. Many colle...

This photo is showing the general SAT logo and CollegeBoard, which is how to access all of an individual's information.
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SAT score submissions becoming optional

February 9, 2020

 Juniors and some seniors stress about getting a good score on a big test known as the SAT. This worldwide test has been going on for many years now. Finally, schools are starting to make it optional to...

Chapter 16 in The American Pageant, a textbook dedicated to helping students pass the US History AP test.

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People are bored with the College Board

September 20, 2018

On August 27th, 2018, thousands of students across the country showed up at testing locations to take the SAT, a formal college-preparedness test run by College Board. But some of the students taking the...

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The dangers of the SATs

February 15, 2017

In the College-Board dominated era of today’s education, students spend months, as well as hundreds of dollars, to study for the one test that determines the rest of their lives- the Scholastic Aptitude ...

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Students sound off about the SAT

January 27, 2017

As soon as a student walks into high school, the whispers of the spine-chilling three lettered word is heard. The SAT, or Scholastic Aptitude Test, is also known as a students worst nightmare. According to P...

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Conquering the SAT

November 26, 2016

Whether students like it or not, the SAT is a huge part in determining where a student will attend college. Many students see putting their number two pencil to their scantron of the SAT in their near-silent...

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