College Entrance Testing

Annual PSAT in October



Preliminary  SAT

National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

WHEN:     Wednesday, October 19, 2016 8:00 a.m.


WHERE:    Chico High School Big Gym


COST:     $30.00 Must be paid in the Counseling Office (Before School, at Lunch or After School) by October 14th.  After October 14th: $35.00.  No sign-ups accepted after Tuesday October 18thMake checks payable to Chico High School.


DETAILS: The PSAT/NMSQT is useful for providing practice for the SAT, allowing Juniors to enter the National Merit Scholarship Corporation competitions for recognition and scholarships, assessing your skills in critical reading, mathematical reasoning and writing, getting specific suggestions on how to improve your skills, comparing your academic skills with those of other college-bound students, asking colleges to send you information, and getting information about college majors and careers.  When fees are paid, students will receive the 2016 Student Bulletin (Official Guide to the test) and a Check List of where to go and what to bring to the test.



If you are planning to go to a University


Only administered ONCE A YEAR

Chico State Test Center

Take the English Placement Test (EPT) and/or the Entry Level Mathematics (ELM) Exam at the CSU, Chico Test Center

SAT Test Prep

The Offical SAT Question of the Day is now available as an APP On your mobile device search for SAT to download this FREE app through College Board.

College Entrance Exams

Sign up to take College Entrance SAT Reasoning and SAT Subject Exams at College

Sign up to take the ACT College Entrance test at

March 2 Success

March 2 Success provides free educational material to help students prepare for ACT/SAT tests.  They offer a series of videos to help simplify the college admissions and financial aid process.

Community College Entrance Testing

Community College is a great place to either get training for job placement, earn a certificate, earn an Associate Degree or complete General Education credits necessary to transfer to a 4-year college.

Apply to Butte College and sign up to take the Butte College Basic Skills Assessment test  (BSA).