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SAT with Essay - Juniors

The junior year is an important year in regards to assessment.  The SAT with Essay test is a state requirement for high school graduation, and all juniors must take it on the official test date - Wednesday, April 12, 2023. The state offers this test free of charge and students do not need to register.  The SAT is a college-entrance exam and is accepted at all U.S. Colleges.  It measures what students are learning in high school and what they need to know to succeed in college and beyond.  SAT Score reports will be made available online for students 4-6 weeks after testing.  Students will not receive an official paper report.

In addition, Illinois State Board of Education requires all juniors to take the Illinois Science Assessment.  The test will cover Life, Physical, and Earth Space Science topics. This will be an online exam and you will take the exam on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 22, 2023  

Spring 2022 - SAT Student Guide

Spring 2022 - SAT Student Answer Sheet Sample

Spring 2022 - SAT Student Answer Sheet Instructions (Includes codes for four free score sends)

SAT PowerPoint Presentation

Acceptable Calculator Policy

Newsletter - March 2022

Newsletter with important information about the following topics:

  • Impact of SAT School Day on all grade levels – freshmen through senior level
  • Important Testing Guidelines
    • What to Bring on Test Day
    • Dismissal Times
    • Cell phones/Electronic Devices
  • Obtaining test scores after testing

Newsletter - February 2022

Newsletter loaded with valuable and important information about the following topics:

* Practice SAT Exam

* Illinois Science Assessment - March 23

* SAT Test Prep - What's Happening at OTHS, What You Can Do at Home, College Board Account

* SAT School Day - April 13

Understanding SAT Scores

College Board Site - Practice

Link to more practice at College Board.  Watch videos, get personalized help, take more practice SAT tests, and answer daily questions.

Scan and Score Process - Video

Official SAT Practice Success Stories