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  • National Testing and Test Prep Opportunities


    EMS ISD is now offering all high school students test preparation opportunities at no cost to students to help prepare for entrance exams like the ACT, SAT, and TSI. The test prep program began as a summer enrichment opportunity and has now expanded to include sessions during the school year for all EMS ISD students. Taught by certified EMS ISD teachers, trained in the Princeton Review curriculum, these classes are offered on each high school campus. Additionally, upon completion of the class, students receive access to online resources to continue their learning.

  • ACT Test Prep

    Date: Campus-specific dates
    BHS      CTHS      SHS

    Who: Juniors and Seniors

    Registration: More information coming soon.

     

    ACT Test

     More information is available at the district Coronavirus Closure FAQs website under the STAAR/Exams headline.

    Note: District pays for one test for juniors, SAT or ACT. Students may register with their home campus for an additional test at the cost listed above.

     

    PreACT Test

    Date: Passed

    Note: District pays for one test, sophomores may choose PSAT or PreACT; students may still take other tests at own expense.
  • SAT Test Prep

    Date: Campus-specific dates
    BHS      CTHS      SHS

    Who: Juniors and Seniors

    Registration: More information coming soon.

     

    SAT Test

    More information is available at the district Coronavirus Closure FAQs website under the STAAR/Exams headline.

    Note: district pays for one test for juniors, SAT or ACT. Students may register with their home campus for an additional test at the cost listed above.

     

    PSAT Test

    Date: Passed

    Note: district pays for one test, sophomores may choose PSAT or PreACT; students may still take other tests at own expense.
  • TSI Test Prep

    Date: Campus-specific dates
    BHS      CTHS      SHS

    Who: Juniors, Dual Credit, and Seniors

    Registration: See College & Career Readiness Specialist or Testing Coordinator, online registration coming soon
     
    TSI Test

    Date: Passed

    Who: Students interested in enrolling in dual credit course through TCC

    Cost: Free to students enrolling in dual credit course through TCC

    During school day; additional opportunities offered on each campus - contact College and Career Readiness Specialist for information

     

    ASVAB Test

    Date:

    • CTHS - Passed
    • BHS - Passed
    • SHS - Passed
    • WHS - TBD

    Who: Offered to all sophomores, juniors, and seniors

    Cost: no cost

    Contact College and Career Readiness Specialist for information about campus-specific test days