• Assessment Information - 2021-2022

    Illinois State Board of Education requires OTHS to administer certain assessments to all students as part of the required accountability testing for public school students.  Your partnership in this endeavor increases the success of the experience and is greatly appreciated.

    SAT/ACT Practice Test – (A service offered to enhance student achievement on high stakes exams.)

    • Thursday, January 20, 2022
    • Practice SAT test to all juniors; Practice ACT test to all sophomores
    • Freshmen students/Milburn Campus will have shortened schedule – dismissed at 11:15 am
    • Students in special education programs may have alternative testing arrangements.  Please consult with your case manager.
    • Seniors will not attend on Thursday, January 20, 2022
    • Students will be dismissed at the conclusion of testing at approximately 11:45 am

    SAT School Day –

    • Wednesday, April 13, 2022
    • All freshmen (PSAT 8/9), all sophomores (PSAT 10), and all juniors (SAT with Essay)
    • Students in special education programs may have alternative testing arrangements.  Please consult with your case manager.
    • The SAT with Essay is a requirement for high school graduation.
    • Seniors will not attend on Wednesday, April 13, 2022
    • Students will be dismissed at the conclusion of testing

    Illinois Science Assessment

    • All Juniors 
    • Originally scheduled for week of April 19-22, 2022 but will now occur on the afternoon of Wednesday, March 23.
    • Milburn Campus will have a normal instructional day – 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
    • Sophomores and Seniors will have early dismissal at Smiley at 11:25 am
    • Students in special education programs may have alternative testing arrangements.  Please consult with your case manager.
    • Juniors will remain and ISA testing begins at 12:00 – 2:55 pm.
    • Busses will run at 11:25 am for sophomores and seniors; busses will run at 2:55 pm for juniors

    Please note the following:

    • The SAT with Essay for juniors is a graduation requirement.
    • Please do not schedule any appointments on the day of testing.
    • Students are automatically registered through OTHS for all of the above tests. There is no fee for the tests.
    • SAT School Day testing on April 13 are official tests and will be scored by College Board.  The SAT with Essay scores can be reported to colleges/universities.