Testing Information

Differences Between ACT & SAT

As a high school student, you have many different options for standardized testing.  We have listed below some information such as why take the specific test, registration dates, scoring, and what you can do with the results.  If you have further questions, please make an appointment to see your school counselor at Shawnee Mission West. 

Types of Standardized Tests

2018 Test Dates for the ACT

Saturday, September 8, 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Saturday, June 8, 2019 . **not offered at SM West

Saturday, July 13, 2019 **not offered at SM West

You will need to bring a photo id, ACT admission ticket, number 2 pencils, calculator, any snacks for the break, and wear layers to stay comfortable during testing.