State-Funded ACT Tests

State law requires districts and community schools to administer the state-funded ACT or SAT to all grade 11 students in the spring of the school year. Each year, districts and schools will select the test to administer to their juniors.

ACT Test Dates

As part of their state testing programs, ACT has provided the test dates for the 2019 administration of the state-funded tests*. Districts and schools can use all standard time paper testing windows, as well as the online window, to administer all standard time ACT tests. 


Paper Testing Only
Feb. 20, 2019, and March 12, 2019

Paper Makeup Testing
April 2, 2019

Online Testing Window*
Feb. 20-22, 26-28, 2019

Accommodated Testing Window**
Feb. 20 to March 6, 2019

Accommodated Makeup Window**
March 12-18, 2019

Accommodated Emergency Window**
April 2-8, 2019

*There is not a makeup day for the online administration. Students must make up the exam during the online test window or take a paper makeup test on March 12, or April 2, 2019.

**All ACT Accommodated Windows — initial, makeup and emergency are available to all students with vendor-approved accommodations

Please direct questions about ACT test administration to or call 800-553-6244 Ext. 2800.

Please direct questions about graduation requirements to

Last Modified: 10/25/2018 12:18:58 PM