Frequently Asked Pre-Test Information Questions

WHAT ARE THE TEST DATES?

  • The Archdiocese of New York is Friday, November 6, 2020

  • The Diocese of Brooklyn/Queens is Saturday, November 7, 2020

  • The Diocese of Rockville Centre (Long Island) is Saturday, November 7, 2020 (Back to Top)

WHAT ARE THE TEST TIMES?

  • Student will be randomly assigned to test sessions at 8:30 AM, 10:00, or 1:30. We cannot accept time preferences.

  • All Extended Time students will test at 8:30 AM on their day of scheduled testing.

  • Actual test time is approximately two hours with time for directions and pauses between subtests. There are no official breaks. (Back to Top)

IS THERE ANY SPECIAL EXTENDED TESTING TIME (ACCOMMODATIONS)?

  • The Archdiocese of New York, the Diocese of Brooklyn/Queens and the Diocese of Rockville Center (Long Island) allows extended time accommodations under certain conditions. Eligibility must be approved ahead of time by the appropriate Diocese using the Eligibility Form located in the Student Handbook. The IEP or evaluation form must be submitted with the eligibility form and must state that extended testing time is an approved accommodation in order to qualify. (Back to Top)

CAN YOU TELL ME WHEN THE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOLS ARE HAVING THEIR OPEN HOUSES?

  • Visit www.tachsinfo.com in August to see a list of Open Houses with links to the high school websites. They are also listed in the student handbook. (Back to Top)

HOW CAN I GET A LISTING OF THE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOLS IN MY AREA?