• PreACT Test Day


    at McDaniel High School

  • Welcome to the PreACT

    Why PreACT?


    This 10th-grade assessment predicts student performance on the ACT test and offers career-interest information to help you, your students, and parents make informed decisions and plan for the future.

    • Shortest assessment available to predict performance on the ACT
    • Rapid reporting for quicker interventions
    • Career and college planning results
    • STEM and text complexity scores
    • Information for students to share with colleges and scholarship agencies


    Key Benefits

    PreACT results help ensure students take the best classes to prepare them for college and their options after high school.

    • How am I doing so far?
    • What are my plans and goals after high school?
    • Am I on track for college?

    Four tests measure what students are learning in class:

    • English
    • Math
    • Reading
    • Science

    Scores show students' strengths and weaknesses and are an early predictor of ACT test results.

    Total test time : 2 hours 5 minutes to 2 hours 15 minutes

    PreACT scoring aligns to the ACT test 1-36 scoring


    Help students plan for future success!



  • Questions?

    Please contact Trinh Ngo at tngo@pps.net or 503-916-5220 ext. 81409