Testing Information

Students will encounter many high stakes tests at the high school level. Counselors recommend preparing well to ensure the best possible score. 

ACT
The American College Test (ACT) is a standardized test that colleges use for admissions. Click here to learn more about the ACT and to register for the test. 

There are several resources available in the career center to assist students in preparation for ACT and SAT tests. In addition, the Minnesota Career Information Systems (MCIS) program offers several comprehensive online practice tests. To access the practice tests, students must create a personal account.  

All juniors at Farmington High School have access to ACT preparation materials through PLATO online learning. Students interested in preparing for the ACT using PLATO should see their counselor for login information. 

Farmington Community Education, in cooperation with Advantage Educational Programs will offer an ACT or SAT preparatory course in late winter-early spring. For more information please refer to the Farmington Community Education brochure for more information.