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What is the SAT?

There are three SAT sections: Math, Critical Reading and Writing. The Writing section requires test takers to complete an essay that is factored into the final score. Start to finish, the test will take you 3 hours and 45 minutes.



How is the SAT scored?

SAT Score Reported


Score Range

Total Score

Sum of the two section scores.


Section Scores (2)

Evidence-Base Reading and Writing, and Math


Test Scores (3)

Reading, Writing and Language, and Math


SAT Essay scores (3)

The SAT Essay is optional
Reading, Analysis, and Writing


Cross-text scores (2) Analysis in History/Social Studies and Analysis in Science. 
Based on Selected questions in the Reading, Writing and Language, 
and Math tests.

These scores show how well you use your skills to analyze tests and
solve problems in these subject areas.
Subscores (7) Reading and Writing and Language: Command of Evidence and 
Words in Context.
Writing and Language: Expression of Ideas and Standard English Conventions.
Math:  Heart of Algebra, Problem Solving and Data Analysis, and 
Passport to Advanced Math.

Why Take the SAT?

NISD School Day testing for all Juniors
will be Wednesday, March 2, 2022

National Testing Dates


 Test Date                         Normal Deadline             Late Registration             

August 28, 2021

July 30, 2021

August 17, 2021

October 2, 2021

September 3, 2021

September 21, 2021

November 6, 2021

October 8, 2021

October 26, 2021

December 4, 2021

November 4, 2021

November 23, 2021

March 12, 2022

February 11, 2022

March 1, 2022

May 7, 2022

April 8, 2022

April 26, 2022

June 4, 2022

May 5, 2022

May 25, 2022

High School Codes for SAT Registration

  • Northwest High School-443715
  • Byron Nelson High School - 444916
  • VR Eaton High School - 442611
  • Steele Accelerated High School - 445889


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