Standardized Tests

The standardized tests listed here will be administered at Deerfield Academy, unless otherwise noted. Additional exam dates for the ACT and SAT are available at other testing locations. You are responsible for your own transportation. Visit the College Board and ACT websites or contact Mrs. Thiel for more information.

Tests Dates Deadline Late Reg (fee applies)
ACT September 21, 2013 August 23 September 6
SAT I & SAT II October 5, 2013 September 6 September 20
PSAT October 19, 2013 All sophomores/juniors are automatically registered.
SAT I & SAT II November 2, 2013* October 3 October 18
SAT I & SAT II December 7, 2013* November 8 November 22
ACT December 14, 2013 November 8 November 22
SSAT January 4, 2014 December 15 January 2
SAT I & SAT II January 25, 2014 December 27 January 10
ACT April 14, 2014 March 7 March 21
SAT I & SAT II May 3, 2014 April 4 April 18
AP Exams May 5-16, 2014 via Mrs. Thiel

*November is the only time Listening exams are offered for Languages. Be sure to register for these in advance, stand-bys are not allowed.

NOTE: College Board occasionally extends deadlines. Check the College Board website for posted changes.


  • SAT: Visit the College Board website and use school code 220685.
  • ACT: Visit the ACT website and use center code 234820.
  • AP: You will be notified when to register by Mrs. Thiel, the testing coordinator. All AP test takers are required to attend a pre-registration meeting. (Further details will be posted on the Daily Bulletin.)
  • PSAT: All sophomores and juniors are automatically registered.

Fee Waivers

Juniors and seniors who qualify for a fee waiver should contact Mrs. Thiel for a special code to register online. Fee waivers do not cover late registration fees or stand-by testing.

Students with Disabilities

If you require accommodations for standardized testing, contact Mrs. Cabral, Study Skills Coordinator. For more information, read our Accommodations Policy.