YHS‎ > ‎Student Services‎ > ‎Post Secondary Plan‎ > ‎

Juniors SAT Subject Tests

YHS Resources
YHS Counselors
Graduation Requirements
2017- 2018 Program of Studies
YHS Profile
Virtual High School
YHS Safe Homes

College and Career Planning
Post Secondary Plan Process
Career Quest
College Application Process
College Visitation Schedule
Scholarship & Financial Aid

College Admission Testing

Student Support
Nurses Office
Community Resources

2017-18 Academic Year
Quarter 1 9/6/17 - 11/3/17
Quarter 2 11/6/17 - 1/16/18 (S1)
Quarter 3 1/22/18 - 4/6/18
Quarter 4 4/9/18 - 6/26/18 (S2) 

Call Us
Student Services: (207) 363-1814
Fax: (207) 363-1809

Follow Us Follow Us
SAT Subject Tests

Subject Tests are hour-long, content-based tests that allow students to showcase achievement in specific subject areas where they excel. These are the only national admission tests where students choose the tests that best showcase their achievements and interests.

SAT Subject Tests allow students to differentiate themselves in the college admission process or send a strong message regarding readiness to study specific majors or programs in college. In conjunction with admission credentials (your high school record, SAT scores, teacher recommendations, etc.), they provide a more complete picture of student’s academic background and interests.

Some colleges also use Subject Tests to place students into the appropriate courses. Based on your performance on the test(s), you could potentially fulfill basic requirements or receive credit for introductory-level courses.
There are 20 SAT Subject Tests in five general subject areas: English, history, languages, mathematics and science (2014 collegeboard.org).

Some competitive colleges require the SAT Subject Tests in the admissions process. Students should check the college admissions requirements to see if SAT Subject tests are required. Students are encouraged to take the SAT Subject Tests at the end of their junior year or the very beginning of the senior year and should speak with their counselor to determine the best time to take these tests.  

Juniors Overview
Dual Enrollment
College Board & Khan Academy

College Search

Career Quest

College Visits

1 Robert Stevens Drive York, Maine | Main Office: 207-363-3621 | Fax: 207-363-1809 | Contact Us 

Personalization, Academic Rigor, and Success for Every Student
The YHS community does whatever it takes to help students succeed. Each person is valued as a meaningful member in this community. Our school is built upon intellectual honesty, high standards, and a commitment to open inquiry fostering lifelong learning. 
Integrity - Perseverance - Responsibility - Citizenship - Moral Courage - Respect