Mission Viejo High School

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Testing

Below are resources for navigating the tests helpful and/or necessary for your college journey.

PSAT

The PSAT will we administered to all 9th, 10th, and 11th graders on Oct 19.

For further information that may assist in understanding the PSAT score and how to best use this score to prepare for the SAT please refer to the College Board website.

ACT and SAT

To Register for the SAT or SAT II please log onto www.collegeboard.org

SAT: It is recommended that students take the SAT during the spring semester of grade 11, or the fall semester of grade 12.

SAT II Subject Tests: Some universities highly recommend or require subject tests. Please visit the website of your specific university to verify.

SAT Test Dates

To Register for the ACT please log onto www.act.org

ACT: It is recommended that students take the ACT during the spring of grade 11 or during the fall of grade 12

ACT Test Dates

AP Exams - Information, Guidelines, and Forms

MVHS

2020 AP Exam Ordering Instructions 

Advanced Placement (AP) exams are May 4, 2020 through May 15, 2020.

AP Exams will be sold from October 1, 2019 through November 1, 2019 and can be purchased online only through the MVHS Web Store. If you qualify for a reduced price exam, please see Mrs. Taylor in the front office before purchasing your exams.

Each Advanced Placement exam costs $98.

The deadline for ordering all AP exams is Friday, November 1, 2019 at 3 P.M. 

 

To Purchase AP exams:

1. Go to the MVHS Web Store. Select Category- AP Exams.

2. Purchase all of your AP exams at one time by adding the exams to your cart.

3. If you qualify for a reduced priced exam based on family income (household income does not exceed 185 percent of the federal poverty income) or are on free/reduced lunch, please complete the Statement of Income Eligibility Forms and bring in your supporting documentation to Mrs. Taylor before purchasing your exams. You will need to demonstrate proof of qualified need.

4. Alternative (late) exams are only allowed by the College Board for specific reasons (ex: conflict with an IB Exam, two AP exams on the same date/time) and may require an additional payment. If you need to request to take an alternative exam, you should go ahead and order your exam, but you should also see Mrs. Taylor to complete an Alternate Exam Request Form. She will also be identifying exam conflicts so that students have access to all exams for their courses.

The deadline for ordering all AP exams is November 1, 2019 at 3 P.M.

For more information regarding AP Exams please visit the College Board website: https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/home

If you have any questions regarding AP exam ordering, please feel free to contact Mrs. Taylor at 949-837-7722 ext. 235123 or email her at Kendra.Taylor@svusd.org.

 

Reduced Fee Student Eligibility Verification Forms and Guidelines:

Statement of Income Eligibility Form - English

Statement of Income Eligibility Form - Spanish

AP Bulletin:

The AP Bulletin is your guide to the AP program. The latest bulletin will be provided shortly.

AP Exam Schedule

Week 1

Morning 8:00 a.m.

Afternoon 12:00 p.m.

Monday, May 4   Physics C: Mechanics
Physics C: Electricity/Magnetism- 2:00pm
Tuesday, May 5 Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Human Geography
Wednesday, May 6 English Literature and Composition  
Thursday, May 7     
Friday, May 8 U.S. History
Studio Art Drawing
 

Week 2

Morning 8:00 a.m.

Afternoon 12:00 p.m.

Monday, May 11 Biology Environmental Science
Tuesday, May 12 Spanish Language and Culture Psychology
Wednesday, May 13 English Language and Composition Music Theory
Thursday, May 14 World History  
Friday, May 15 Computer Science Principles
French Language and Culture
 

IB Exams - Information, Guidelines, and Forms

Information regarding IB classes and the diploma program can be found on our International Baccalaureate webpage

Reduced Fee Student Eligibility Verification Forms and Guidelines:

Reduced Fee Student Eligibility Verification Form - English

Reduced Fee Student Eligibility Verification Form - Spanish

IB Exam Schedule

Information regarding IB classes and the diploma program can be found on our International Baccalaureate webpage

Tentative IB Exam Schedule
Date IB Test Arrival Time Duration Location
Tuesday, May 7 Music SL 7:30 AM 2h

Large Conference Room

History HL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h Small Gym
History HL paper 2 12:30 PM 1h 30m Small Gym
Wednesday, May 8 History HL paper 3 7:30 AM 2h 30m MPR
Thursday, May 9 Biology HL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h

Library

Biology SL paper 1 12:30 PM 45m Library
Biology HL paper 2 12:30 PM 2h 15m
 
Library
Biology SL paper 2 12:30 PM 1h 30m Library
Friday, May 10 Biology HL paper 3

                           
7:30 AM
 
1h 15m Library
Biology SL paper 3   7:30 AM 1h Library
Psychology SL          12:30 PM 2h Library
         
Monday, May 13 Psychology SL

7:30 AM

1h

MPR

Mathematical Studies  paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m Small Gym
Math SL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m Small Gym
Tuesday, May 14 Mathematical Studies paper 2

7:30 AM

1h 30m  

MPR

 

Math SL paper 2 7:30 AM 1h 30m MPR
Wednesday, May 15                            
Thursday, May 16 English Literature paper 1 12:30 PM 2h Small Gym
Friday, May 17 English Literature paper 2

7:30 AM

2h

Small Gym

Physics HL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h MPR
Physics SL paper 1 12:30 PM 45m MPR
Physics HL paper 2 12:30 PM 2h 15m MPR
Physics SL paper 2 12:30 PM 1h 15m MPR
         
Monday, May 20 Physics HL paper 3 7:30 AM 2h MPR
Physics SL paper 3 7:30 AM 1h MPR
Environment Sys & Soc SL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h MPR
Tuesday, May 21 Environment Sys & Soc SL paper 2

7:30 AM

1h 15m

MPR
Spanish B HL paper 1 7:30 AM 1h 30m MPR
Spanish B SL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m MPR
Spanish B Ab Initio paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m MPR
Wednesday, May 22 Spanish B HL paper 2
 
7:30 AM
                      
 1h 30m MPR
Spanish B SL paper 2 7:30 AM 1h 30m MPR
Spanish B Ab Initio paper 2 7:30 AM 1h MPR
Thursday, May 23 French B HL paper 1                   
 
12:30 PM 1h 30m Library
French B SL paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m Library
French B ab initio paper 1 12:30 PM 1h 30m Library
Friday, May 24 French B HL paper 2

7:30 AM

1h 30m

Library
French B SL paper 2  7:30 AM 1h 30m Library
French B ab initio paper 2 7:30 AM 1h Library

Final Exam Schedule

Period 1 Finals Schedule

January 21 and June 8

Period Time
1 7:20—9:20 am
2 9:28—10:11 am
3 10:17—11:04 am
Break 11:04—11:08 am
4 11:14—11:56 am
5 12:02—12:44 pm
Lunch 12:44—1:24 pm
6 1:30—2:12 pm
7 2:18—3:00 pm

Finals Minimum Day Schedule

January 22, 23, 24 and June 9, 10, 11

Period Time
2, 3, 4 8:00—10:00 am
Break 10:00—10:14 am
4, 5, 6 10:20 am —12:20pm

PFT

Physical Fitness Testing

9th Grade ONLY

All freshmen currently enrolled in a sport or co-curricular activity receiving PE credit will participate in the 2019 Physical Fitness Test.  Dates and schedules to follow soon...

CAST/CAASPP

11th Grade ONLY

Dates and schedules to come soon...

In the meantime, please use the Official CAASPP Website for practice tests