International School for the Arts
This page provides general information about the Accuplacer, ACT, and SAT tests, as well as information about test preparation. For specific questions, please contact the School Counseling Office by calling (803) 476 - 3000.
The Accuplacer test is required for admissions to all 2-year Technical Colleges in the state of South Carolina. This test is administered by Midlands Technical College. For more information about registering to take the Accuplacer, and to access test preparation materials, please visit https://accuplacer.
ACT and SATBoth ACT and SAT scores are used for 4-year college admissions decisions and awarding merit-based scholarships. Most colleges do not prefer one test over the other. Some health career programs at 2-year colleges also require the SAT or ACT for specific program admissions.
Some selective colleges/universities may require SAT Subject Tests. To view a list of these colleges/universities please click hereSee the information below for test dates at Irmo High School as well as helpful information about test preparation. Click here for all 2019-2020 test dates and more information about registering to take the ACT or SAT.
ACT and SAT TEST PREPARATION MATERIALS
Free SAT/ACT TEST Practice Tests
You can access full SAT and ACT practice sections and tests for free online! You can take a practice test online, or print it and take it on paper. Be sure to score your practice tests, and review all the answer explanations, even the explanations for the answers you got right! Reading the reasons why an answer is correct or incorrect provides helpful insight into the mindset of the test and helps set you up for success!
Go for it, Yellow Jackets... you can do this! Hard work pays off.
Additional SAT/ACT Test Prep Resources
Practice Materials through the SAT Website
SAT Practice through Khan Academy
SAT Prep through Chegg
Practice Materials through the ACT Website
ACT Prep through ACT Academy
ACT Prep through Chegg
ACT Practice through Sophia.org
ACT & SAT Practice at PrepFactory
ACT & SAT Practice at USA Test Prep