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College Entrance Exams 2016-2017 Dates

ACT, SAT & College Board Dates – administered at Somerville High School

October 1, 2016: SAT and Subject Tests. (Registration Deadline: September 1, 2016)

November 5, 2016: SAT and Subject Tests. (Registration Deadline: October 7, 2016)

December 3, 2016: SAT and Subject Tests. (Registration Deadline: November 3, 2016)

May 6, 2017: SAT and Subject Tests. (Registration Deadline: April 7, 2017)

June 3, 2017: SAT and Subject Tests. (Registration Deadline: May 9, 2017)

October 22, 2016: ACT (Registration Deadline: September 16, 2016)

June 10, 2017: ACT (Registration Deadline: May 5, 2017)

AP Exam Test Dates

Advanced Placement (AP) Tests are usually administered the first two weeks in May. Specific AP test dates and times are available at the Somerville High School Guidance Office.

**These dates are offered at Somerville High School.  Check www.collegeboard.org or www.actstudent.org for additional dates and locations.**

Somerville High School CEEB Code Number: 221948.

Testing of English as a Foreign Language [TOEFL]: TOEFL is now totally computer based. Students can register to take the test by telephone. There are no deadlines on testing dates. The test can be taken at any time. Information is available in the Somerville High School Guidance Department Office.


Paying for College  

Because of the opportunities that post-secondary education can provide, a student should never forgo applying to college due to financial difficulties. For more information and individualized help, contact anyone in the guidance office.

Somerville High School Community Scholarships

What are the SHS Community Scholarships? These are scholarships that are provided by several groups including the SHS Scholarship Foundation and Somerville community organizations. The scholarships vary in amount of money awarded, scholarship criteria, and application requirements. Some scholarships are given in memory of people who have passed away or people who were influential in the Somerville community. All SHS students are encouraged to read through the scholarship offerings carefully and apply for every scholarship they are interested in.