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Testing Dates, College Admissions Visits, and Events

If you have an immediate need or questions, please email Mrs. Whitfield.


College Application Presentations (CAP) Series

September 14, 2022 at 7 PM - College Admissions Overview

Kendall Guess, owner and founder of Path to Admissions will walk parents & students through the college admissions process: what to do during high school, choosing a major, choosing a school, getting admitted, and the cost of college. This presentation is primarily for 9-11 grade families, but open to all. RSVP link:

October 12, 2022 at 7 PM - The Expense of College

Kendall Guess, owner and founder of Path to Admissions. Continuing the conversation on planning for college, Ms. Guess will present information about the real cost of college, strategies to lower college costs, and how financial aid can equalize the cost between private and public institutions. Financial planning should start early so all Founders families are welcomed to this presentation. Attend in-person or through Google Meet ( RSVP link:

November 9, 2022 at 7 PM - Scholarships & Minimizing College Debt

Dean Somerville will talk about the advantages of starting saving early in life, compounding, living below your means, saving for retirement, investing in the stock market, etc. Attend in-person or through Google Meet ( RSVP link:

December 7, 2022 at 7 PM - How to Research and Choose Colleges

Kendall Guess returns for a presentation on search criteria and techniques to employ in choosing the schools you will apply to. She will cover the process of building a college list with specific information about several schools Founders students have typically been interested in. This presentation is targeted for high school juniors, but all are welcome. Attend in-person or through Google Meet ( RSVP link:


ACT/SAT/CLT Test Schedules and Registration Links

Click here to learn about the difference between SAT and ACT. 

Use these links to register for upcoming administrations of college admissions exams:

2022-2023 National ACT Test Dates (not at Founders)

Test Date

Reg. Registration

Late Registration

October 22, 2022 September 16, 2022 September 30, 2022
December 10, 2022 November 4, 2022 November 11, 2022
February 11, 2023 January 6, 2023 January 20, 2023
April 15, 2023 March 10, 2023 March 24, 2023


2022-2023 National SAT Test Dates (not at Founders)

Test Date

Reg. Registration

Late Registration

November 5, 2022
October 7, 2022 October 25, 2022
December 3, 2022 November 3, 2022 November 22, 2022
March 11, 2023 February 10, 2023 February 28, 2023
May 6, 2023 April 7, 2023 April 25, 2023
June 3, 2023 May 4, 2023 May 23, 2023


March 1, 2023 - School Day SAT administration at Founders Classical Academy -- Only for the Class of 2024. Students do not need to register for this administration.

CLT (Remotely-proctored)

Test Date

Registration Deadline


September 22, 2022 September 15, 2022 Mount St. Mary's University
October 15, 2022 October 10, 2022 Grove City College
November 10, 2022 November 3, 2022 Dallas Baptist University
December 8, 2022 December 1, 2022 Geneva College

The Classic Learning Test is an online college entrance exam designed for 11th and 12th graders. It is remotely proctored and taken at the student's home. The CLT takes approximately two hours to complete, Students receive their scores within 10 business days, and they can instantly share them with an unlimited number of colleges and universities for free. For sponsored administrations, students applying to the sponsoring college can take the CLT for free.