SAT, ACT and M-Step Resources - LCHS North

M-Step Testing Information

This year the juniors will be taking the Science and Social Studies M-Step.  Please view the spring testing schedule linked below to see when your student will test. 

Michigan Summative Assessment Calendar 2017-2019

State of Michigan Educational Standards - The M-Step is based upon Michigan's Academic Standards. 

ACT & SAT Information

Many juniors are still electing to take the ACT.  Rest assured that colleges and universities still value the ACT, and they are able to convert SAT and ACT scores for their use in college applications.  Below are some helpful links about the ACT.

ACT Student - ACT test dates and information

ACT Test Prep

Khan Academy - Khan Academy provides students with SAT practice tests and tutorials.  You can even link your College Board SAT and PSAT tests into your Khan Academy log-in for a personalized tutorial. 

Learning Express Library College Prep and Testing Center - Learning Express Library provides practice tests and tutorials for kids wanting more on the ACT and SAT.  After Khan Academy, reviews on this site are comprehensive and helpful for students.

Learning Express Hub - SAT practice tests for English, Math, Reading, Science and Writing.  In addition, there are a variety of AP practice tests available.

SAT Question of the Day - The Official Daily SAT Practice App for Android and Iphone

Northwestern ACT-SAT grade 9 - Northwestern University is offering 9th grade students an opportunity to take the SAT or ACT when it doesn't count for college admissions.  This is through Northwestern University's Midwest Academic Talent Search (NUMATS). 

The Student Connection is offering a $500 scholarship to the student with the greatest composite score INCREASE on each test (taken in 2017). The also offer a PSAT Practice Test Online and Standardized Test Prep Services.
PDF DocumentMore information about The Student Connection

Number2.com - Free online test prep for S.A.T. Site gives personalized plan for success, progress reports, tutorials, and helpful hints.

36 University - For those students wishing to take the ACT, check out this website!  There is a fee, $15/month, cancel at any time.  It features motion graphics videos, mini quizzes with feedback, progress tracking.

MISD offers several SAT Prep Workshop Saturdays from 8 am to 2 pm during the winter.  Cost is $50 for Macomb County students (includes lunch and book).  Registration is required, register on-line or call Lauri Jurcak at (586) 228-3492.

Winter 2018 Dates               

  • February 10, 2018
  • March 10, 2018                             
  • March 17, 2018