Standardized Tests

Standardized Tests

Most four-year colleges require that students submit SAT or ACT scores. Here's how each of these tests is structured: The SAT has three major sections: math, reading and writing (which includes a written essay). The ACT has four major sections: English, math, reading and science (and an optional essay section).


SAT Results:

Please keep an eye on registration dates for upcoming SAT exams. 

FREE online SAT prep are available through Khan AcademyYou can link your College Board and Khan Academy accounts to improve the effectiveness of your practice.

Students interested in some summer preparation for the Fall exams should know that Kaplan Test Prep is available at or by calling 1-800-527-8378.



ACT® Academy™  is a new FREE online ACT test prep platform which provides students with personalized study plans to help prepare for the ACT® test.   

Please keep an eye on registration dates for upcoming ACT exams.



The following SAT/ACT prep programs are available locally.  We encourage you to research them to see what best fits your needs.


C2 Education in Nanuet offers in person and online options for students.

Huntington Learning Center offers ongoing open enrollment and flexible schedules for one-to-one SAT & ACT test instructions.  Pearl River High School students receive $300 off tuition and a free SAT/ACT practice test.  For more information click on the HLC flyer and call 845-623-4757 to schedule a practice test. 

Pearl River High School and Kaplan Test Prep partner to offer you SAT & ACT prep classes.  PRHS students can take advantage of a $150 discount for classes by entering promo code SCHOOL150.  The codes for self-paced courses can be found at