Meet the New SAT
Change for a Reason: The Redesigned SAT
The redesigned SAT will focus on the knowledge and skills that current research shows are most essential for college and career readiness and success. The exam will reflect the best of classwork. Learn about the foundational research principles that are critical for student success: Empirical Foundations for College and Career Readiness (.pdf/2.16MB).
Eight Key Changes
Find out how the exam is changing, and view sample questions.
- Relevant words in context
- Command of evidence
- Essay analyzing a source
- Focus on math that matters most
- Problems grounded in real-world contexts
- Analysis in science and in history/social studies
- Founding documents and great global conversation
- No penalty for wrong answers
To find out more about the redesigned assessment...click here to be taken to the College Board's SAT page
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SAT & ACT dates at MSHS
October 11th, November 8th , May 2nd and June 6th
October 25th and June 13th
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