Saturday ACT (National Testing)
Please note: Saturday National Testing ACT is not provided by CHSD 218--students who wish to test on Saturday National Testing ACT dates must register through the ACT site and pay the associated fees. Saturday National Testing ACT exams DO NOT satisfy the Illinois SAT Testing graduation requirement.
Testing Date(s) for 2023-2024 School Year
Saturday National Testing ACT is conducted at Alan B. Shepard High School, Dwight D. Eisenhower High School, and Harold L. Richards High School. Please note that individual buildings do not offer testing for every test date.
- September 9, 2023 - Richards and Eisenhower only
- October 28, 2023
- December 9, 2023 - Richards and Eisenhower only
- February 10, 2024 - Richards and Eisenhower only
- April 13, 2024
- June 8. 2024 - Richards and Eisenhower only
Purpose and Description
- Used as a standards-based assessment of student learning in ELA and math
- Used as a college entrance exam
- Administered as paper-pencil assessment with some technological accommodations for specific students
- 3.5 hours