State-Funded ACT Tests

**Spring 2021 ACT Testing Dates Now Posted**

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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. 

SPRING 2020 ACT TEST DATES*

Paper Testing Only
Feb. 25, 2020, and March 10, 2020

Paper Makeup Testing
March 24, 2020

Online Testing Window*
Feb. 25-27, March 3-5 and March 10-12, 17-19, 2020

Online Makeup Window*
March 24-26, March 31, April 1-2, 2020

Accommodated Testing Window*
Feb. 25-28 and March 2-6, 2020

Accommodated Makeup Window*
March 10-13, and March 16-20, 2020

Accommodated Emergency Window*
March 24-27, March 30-31, April 1-3, 2020

SPRING 2021 ACT TEST DATES*

Paper Testing – February 23, 2021
Online Testing – February 23-25 and March 2-4, 2021
Accommodated Testing – February 23-26 and March 1-5, 2021
 
Paper Testing – March 9, 2021
Online Testing – March 9-11 and March 16-18, 2021
Accommodated Testing – March 9-12 and March 15-19, 2021
 
Paper Testing – March 23, 2021
Online Testing – March 23-25 and March 30-31 & April 1, 2021
Accommodated Testing – March 23-26 and March 29-31 & April 1-2, 2021

*All Windows are available upon following ACT's guidelines and timelines.


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

Please direct questions about graduation requirements to gradrequirements@education.ohio.gov.

Last Modified: 3/20/2020 3:00:30 PM