Stanford Achievement Test Information

What is the Stanford Achievement Test?
The Stanford Achievement Test is a tool used for annual student assessment.  It is similar to the California Achievement Test.  This is NOT the college entrance exam. 

Why take the Stanford Achievement Test at WEST?
Stanford Achievement Testing at WEST is a convenient way for your student to fulfill the requirement of completing an annual standardized test every year.

Being in a formal testing experience gives students the preparation to perform better while in the PSEO/PLAN/ACT/SAT testing setting.

Who can take the Stanford Achievement Test ?
The Standford Achievement Test is available for grades 7-12.

Grades 7 & 8 will test for 3 days.  Grades 9-12 will only test two days.

When is the Stanford Achievement Test?
Testing takes place the last week of April at the WEST building in St. Michael.

The dates for the 2014-2015 school year will be April 28, 29, and 30th.  

Make-up testing date available upon request.  The scheduled make- up day is April 30th.  

When can I enroll?
Enrollment is currently open through the second week of February

What is the cost?
The cost of the test is $75 which covers two or three full days of quality supervised testing covering all academic areas and serves as your annual standardized test.

How do I register?
Register for SAT Testing (click here)

Go to the SAT Testing link on the left navigation bar and click on SAT Testing Registration.  You can fill out the form online and complete payment via paypal or check.

What do I need to bring on testing day?
2-#2 pencils
Calculator that you are familiar with
Water bottle
Book to read when section of test is completed early

Light, non-messy snack

When does testing begin?
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Please arrive 5-10 mns early to find a seat and get settled

Where does the testing take place?
At the WEST building - read signs in entry way/front door for direction to room location

Can parents stay and wait while students are testing?
Parents are to drop off student/s and return at the end of testing time as designated by the test adminstrator

Any questions?  Please contact Robin Fraser at 763-227-6700 or email at