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.

September 2, 2019

Labor Day, No School

September 6, 2019

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the October 5, 2019 SAT.  The late registration deadlines are September 17, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and September 24, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone).  SAT Subject Tests are available on this date.  To register, go here

September 14, 2019

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is August 16, 2019.  Late registration occurs August 17-30, 2019 with a late fee required.  To register, go here.

September 20, 2019

ACT Registration Deadline

The registration deadline for the October 26, 2019 ACT.  Late registration occurs September 21-October 4, 2019 with a late fee required. To register, go here

October 1, 2019

CSS ProfileTM Becomes Available

For more information about the Profile and to complete the Profile, go here.

October 1, 2019

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) Becomes Available

For more information on completing the FAFSA, go here. And to complete the FAFSA, go here.

October 3, 2019

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the November 2, 2019 SAT. The late registration deadlines are October 15, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and October 22, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

October 5, 2019

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is September 6, 2019, with late registration deadlines of September 17, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and September 24, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

October 14, 2019

Columbus Day, No School

October 26, 2019

ACT

The registration deadline for this test date is September 20, 2019.  Late registration occurs September 21-October 4, 2019 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

November 2, 2019

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is October 3, 2019, with late registration deadlines of October 15, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and October 22, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

November 3, 2019

FAFSA Day MA

The primary FAFSA Day MA events take place at 1pm at over 30 locations around MA. Some sites will hold their events at other dates and times – check here for the latest site information.

November 6, 2019

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Composition Sessions A and B

November 7, 2019

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Reading Comprehension Sessions 1 and 2

November 8, 2019

MCAS High School Test Administration

ELA Reading and Comprehension Session 3

November 8, 2019

ACT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the December 14, 2019 ACT. Late registration occurs November 9-22, 2019 with a late fee required. To register, go here.

November 8, 2019

SAT Registration Deadline

Registration deadline for the December 7, 2019 SAT. The late registration deadlines are November 19, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and November 26, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

November 11, 2019

Veterans Day, No School

November 13, 2019

MCAS High School Test Administration

Mathematics Session 1

November 14, 2019

MCAS High School Test Administration

Mathematics Session 2

November 28, 2019

Thanksgiving Recess, No School

November 28-December 1, 2019

December 7, 2019

SAT

The registration deadline for this test date is November 8, 2019, with late registration deadlines of November 19, 2019 (for mailed registrations) and November 26, 2019 (for registrations made online or by phone). SAT Subject Tests are available on this date. To register, go here.

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 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 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.