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 Registration
ACT September 10, 2016
SAT I & SAT II October 1, 2016
PSAT October 15, 2016 All sophomores/juniors are automatically registered.
SAT I & SAT II November 5, 2016*
SAT I & SAT II December 3, 2016
ACT & SSAT December 10, 2016
SSAT January 7, 2017
SAT I & SAT II January 21, 2017
SAT I only March 11, 2017 (**not offered at DA**)
AP Pre-registration April 13, 2017 Mandatory for AP test takers
ACT April 8, 2017
SAT I & SAT II May 6, 2017
AP Exams May 1-12, 2017  Via Mrs. Thiel
SAT I & SAT II June 3, 2017

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


Check the websites for registration deadlines and late testing deadlines. Additional exam dates are available at other testing locations. Test changes or stand-by testing are no longer permitted. View the respective websites or see Mrs. Thiel for information.

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.

Students with Disabilities

If you require accommodations for standardized testing, contact Mrs. Cabral, Study Skills Coordinator. For more information, read our Accommodations Policy. The process takes 8-12 weeks, so please plan accordingly.