The student schedule is a busy one, full of activities essential for college and career preparation. Our list below highlights key events within the life of a student, including test dates, college fairs, and school holidays. Refer back here often – we’ll keep this calendar updated with important information that you can pass on to your students and families, helping them stay on track as they plan for the future.

December 14, 2019

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is November 8, 2019. Late registration occurs November 9-22, 2019 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

December 23, 2019

Winter Recess, No School

December 23, 2019-January 1, 2020

January 1, 2020

College Application Deadline for Many Schools

Make certain to check the application deadline for each college/university

January 4, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

January 4-February 7, 2020

ACCESS for ELLs test sessions

January 7, 2020

FAFSA Day Event

FAFSA Day MA is a non-profit, volunteer driven program providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  This event will be held at Mount Wachusett Community College @5pm.  A list of document to bring will be available in the confirmation email after registration.  Click here to register and view other locations throughout MA.

January 10, 2020

ACT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the February 8, 2020 ACT. Late registration occurs January 11-17, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

January 20, 2020

Martin Luther King Day, No School

February 5, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

Biology Session 1

February 6, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

Biology Session 2

February 8, 2020

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is January 10, 2020. Late registration occurs January 11- 17, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

February 14, 2020

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the March 14, 2020 SAT. The late registration deadlines are February 25, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and March 3, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are not offered on this date. To register, go here.

February 17, 2020

February Recess, No School

February 17-21, 2020

February 17, 2020

President's Day, No School

February 19, 2020

FAFSA Day Event

FAFSA Day MA is a non-profit, volunteer driven program providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  This event will be held at North Shore Community College @4pm.  A list of document to bring will be available in the confirmation email after registration.  Click here to register and view other locations throughout MA.

February 28, 2020

ACT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the April 4, 2020 ACT. Late registration occurs February 29-March 13, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

March 2, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Composition Sessions A and B

March 4, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Reading Comprehension Session 1 and 2

March 5, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Reading Comprehension Session 3

March 6, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

Mathematics Session 1

March 9, 2020

MCAS High School Test Administration

Mathematics Session 2

March 14, 2020

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is February 14, 2020, with late registration deadlines of February 25, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and March 3, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are not offered on this date. To register, go here.

March 24, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 ELA (computer-based test)

ELA Session 1

March 25, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 ELA (computer-based test)

ELA Session 2

March 26, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 ELA (computer-based test)

ELA Session 1: Administration Dates Only if Needed

March 27, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 ELA (computer-based test)

ELA Session 2: Administration Dates Only if Needed

March 30, 2020

MCAS-ELA Test Sessions

March 30-May 1, 2020 (CBT), March 30-April 15, 2020 (PBT)

Spring 2020 MCAS Tests for Elementary and Middle Schools, Grades 3-8 ELA and Mathematics and Grades 5 and 8 Science and Technology/Engineering Tests (STE) (computer-based tests)

April 3, 2020

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the May 2, 2020 SAT. The late registration deadlines are April 14, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and April 21, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

April 4, 2020

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is February 28, 2020. Late registration occurs February 29- March 13, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

April 20, 2020

April Recess, No School

April 20-24, 2020

April 20, 2020

Patriot's Day, No School

April 27, 2020

MCAS Mathematics Test

April 27-May 22, 2020 (CBT), April 27-May 13, 2020 (PBT)

Spring 2020 MCAS Tests for Elementary and Middle Schools, Grades 3-8 ELA and Mathematics and Grades 5 and 8 Science and Technology Engineering Tests (STE)

April 28, 2020

MCAS STE Test Sessions

April 28-May 22, 2020 (CBT), April 28-May 13, 2020 (PBT)

Spring 2020 MCAS Tests for Elementary and Middle Schools, Grades 3-8 ELA and Mathematics and Grades 5 and 8 Science and Technology Engineering Test (STE)

May 1, 2020

College Enrollment Deposit Due

May 2, 2020

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is April 3, 2020, with late registration deadlines of April 14, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and April 21, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

May 8, 2020

ACT

Registration deadline for the June 13, 2020 ACT. Late registration occurs May 9-22, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here

May 8, 2020

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the June 6, 2020 SAT. The late registration deadlines are May 19, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and May 27, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

May 19, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 Mathematics Test (computer-based test)

Mathematics Session 1

May 20, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 Mathematics Test (computer-based test)

Mathematics Session 2

May 21, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 Mathematics Test

Mathematics Session 1: Administration Dates Only if Needed

May 22, 2020

MCAS Grade 10 Mathematics Test

Mathematics Session 2: Administration Dates Only if Needed

May 25, 2020

Memorial Day, No School

June 2, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Tests for Students in the Class of 2023 only (Next-generation, computer-based tests)

Biology Session 1 and Introductory Physics Session 1

June 2, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Tests for Students in the Class of 2022 or earlier (Legacy, paper-based tests)

Session 1

June 2, 2020

MCAS Chemistry and Technology/Engineering Tests for Students in All Classes (Legacy, paper-based tests)

Session 1

June 3, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Tests for Students in the Class of 2023 only (Next-generation, computer based tests)

Biology Session 2 and Introductory Physics Session 2

June 3, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Tests for Students in the Class of 2022 or earlier (Legacy, paper-based tests)

Session 2

June 3, 2020

MCAS Chemistry and Technology/Engineering Tests for Students in All Classes (Legacy, paper-based tests)

Session 2

June 4, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Tests for Students in the Class of 2023 only (Next-generation, computer-based tests)

Biology Session 1 and Introductory Physics Session 1: Administration Dates Only if Needed

June 5, 2020

MCAS Biology and Introductory Physics Field Tests for Students in the Class of 2023 only (Next-generation, computer-based tests)

Biology Session 2 and Introductory Physics Session 2: Administration Dates Only if Needed

June 6, 2020

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is May 8, 2020, with late registration deadlines of May 19, 2020 (for mailed registrations) and May 27, 2020 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

June 13, 2020

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is May 8, 2020. Late registration deadline occurs May 9-22 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

June 19, 2020

ACT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the July 18, 2020 ACT. Late registration occurs June 20-26, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

July 18, 2020

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is June 19, 2020. Late registration occurs June 20-26, 2020 with a late fee required. To register, go here.