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Lincoln Southwest PreACT Assessment


Starting in 2017-18, LPS is offering the PreACT to Sophomores throughout the district. Not only does this test offer students a practice for the ACT, but a real-life testing environment simulation. As per the PreACT site: “PreACT simulates the ACT testing experience within a shorter test window on all four ACT test subjects: English, math, reading and science. Results predict future success on the ACT test, and provide both current achievement and projected future ACT test scores on the familiar 1-36 ACT score scale…

Key Benefits
– Early practice for the ACT test with flexible test administration dates – test on your schedule
– PreACT score and predicted ACT score ranges align to the ACT 1–36 scale
– Students may opt to share their information with colleges and scholarship agencies
– ACT Interest Inventory results provide students with a personalized view of interests with college and career alignment
– Valuable results provide actionable insights to help educators, parents and students make important decisions for the future
– Rapid reporting turnaround within 5-10 days of receipt of answer documents allows for early and effective planning to ensure students can attain the future and career success they envision