ADVANCED PLACEMENT TESTING (AP)
Students may receive college level credit for taking AP classes while in high school. In order to receive college level credit, the student must take the designated test which will be administered at HUHS in May. The student must score at a required level on the test in order to be eligible for college credit.
2013 AP EXAM SCHEDULE
2013 AP EXAM REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
LINK TO AP BULLETIN FOR STUDENTS/PARENTS
AP EXAM REGISTRATION FORM (EXAM REGISTRATION AVAILABLE MARCH 4 - MARCH 15)
A test used by colleges to assist them with the admission process. Most colleges in the Midwest prefer this admissions test. Juniors who plan on attending a four-year college are strongly encouraged to register for the ACT in either April or June. This test is taken off campus. Link for the ACT
ACT Exam Preparation
An admission test used by technical colleges throughout the state of Wisconsin to make a determination on a student's ability to be successful in his/her selected program. Students participate in this assessment after they have applied to a technical college.
A test used by the United States Armed Services for a job selection within the various branches of the military. The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) does not obligate you to the military in any way. The ASVAB is typically available to Hartford Union High School during Spring. Link to the ASVAB test
A pre-test for the ACT. Sophomores planning on attending college are strongly encouraged to register for this test in the Counseling Office. The test will be given sometime this spring. Link for the PLAN Test
College-bound juniors should consider taking the PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test), which is the best preparation for the SAT and entry into the National Merit Scholarship Corporation programs. It is an optional exam that measures critical reading, mathematical reasoning and writing skills that are important for success in college. Students do not have to recall facts from literature, history, science or math formulas, as this test measures reasoning and critical thinking skills.
Juniors register for this test early October in the Counseling Office. Students who score very high on this assessment could be considered for a scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Link for the PSAT test
A test used by colleges for the admission process. The SAT test may be necessary for some students who plan on applying to colleges on the east or west coast. Junior should apply for this test in either April or June. This test is taken off campus. Link for the SAT
A mandated assessment that all sophomores participate in throughout the state of Wisconsin. This test is typically administered in October and the results are shared with the sophomores during the following spring. Link to the WKCE website