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The “Secret” Standardized Tests

Specific exams administered by College Board make students appear desirable to colleges.
Manasvi Reddy, Copy Editor November 13, 2018

For most high school students, junior year is the year of standardized testing. From the PSAT in the fall to multiple rounds of SAT or ACT testing year-round, colleges require many things of students the...

Fast Tracking College Admissions

Fast Tracking College Admissions

The pros and cons of applying early decision or early action to colleges
Manasvi Reddy, Reporter March 22, 2018

According to CollegeBoard, the process of applying to undergraduate college programs begins at the start of the summer following junior year. From scholarships to essays to financial aid, the deadlines...

Standards for Standardized Testing

Standards for Standardized Testing

Knowing the differences between ACT and SAT
Manasvi Reddy, Reporter January 18, 2018

The SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) and the ACT (American College Test) are standardized tests taken by high school students, typically juniors, to appeal to colleges and open doors to scholarships. These...

Little Big Planet

Michael Johnson December 1, 2009

I truly was invincible. Riding through my neighborhood on my slick Mongoose bike with the rest of my elementary posse, we knew how to be kids. Through our selective system we’d ding dong ditch a random...

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