Have you confirmed your SAT or ACT testing date yet? Check out College Board for dates.  Juniors and seniors, please visit the counseling office for PSAT/SAT/ACT registration materials.

Testing Opportunities


PSAT – October 18.  Juniors and interested Sophomores, please sign up for the PSAT-preliminary SAT/national Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.  This test will get you familiar with the criteria that is considered for college admission, eligibility requirements for college scholarships, as well feedback regarding critical academic skills.  The PSAT will be held in the GFHS Commons on Saturday, October 18th.  The cost is $14.00.  Payments  are accepted in cash, or check payable to GFHS.  For questions, please contact the GFHS counseling department at 360-283-4394. Crossroads students should see Mrs. Berg at the main office  to sign-up or call 360.283.4407.


The Scholastic Aptitude Test

Containing nearly 500 challenging vocabulary words, the flashcard tool in Peterson’s Practice Tests for the SAT and Practice Tests for the ACT products provide users with an easy-to-use tool to improve their vocabulary. Sharpening your vocabulary skills and improving your word knowledge are two important strategies for improving your scores on the SAT and the ACT.



The ACT Assessment®

Each year, more than 2 million college-bound students like you take the 3-hour ACT to better their chances of getting into the college of their choice. Whether you plan on setting aside months to get ready or you prefer last-minute studying, the best way to prepare is with plenty of practice tests, an understanding of how the test works, and insight into how the test makers think.



Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test

Not only is the PSAT the very best way to practice for the SAT exam it’s also your chance to qualify for a National Merit Scholarship! With full-length practice tests and comprehensive online books to prepare you, you’ll maximize your chances of earning a top score.


If you plan on taking the SAT or ACT, or just want to learn more, click the links below:



Test dates:

SAT: Dec 5th, Jan 23rd, March 5th, May 7th, June 11th

ACT: Dec 12th, Feb 6th, April 9th, June11th