Testing Information

2021-2022 Testing Schedule

FALL TESTING-Wednesday, October 13, 2021

PSAT/NMSQT-All Juniors

PSAT/NMSQT-All Sophomores

PSAT 8/9-All Freshmen This exam is in a digital format. Freshmen must bring a charged Chromebook.

Additional Information :

  • Testing will begin at 7:20 am and dismissal will be at approximately 11:45 at the conclusion of testing.

  • Buses will run their normal routes in the morning and after testing concludes. Students testing with accommodation that run longer will be provided shuttles home.

  • Seniors will not be in attendance on this date and should use the time for college or career exploration.

SPRING TESTING

Illinois Science Assessment (ISA)-All Juniors

  • In compliance with federal testing requirements, Illinois will administer a science assessment to students enrolled in a public school district in grades 5, 8 and 11. The assessment will be administered in an online format and is aligned to the Illinois Learning Standards for Science incorporating the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), which were adopted in 2014. The ISA is a comprehensive exam that includes life, physical, Earth and space sciences with engineering and technological design features embedded in the other science domains. The assessment is divided into three tests of approximately 40 minutes each. St. Charles North will be administering the exam on 3/17/22.


  • Juniors who have PE, Health, or Driver Ed during periods 5-8 will take Illinois Science Assessment in the Small Gym during periods 1-4.

  • Juniors who have PE, Health, or Driver Ed during periods 1-4 will take Illinois Science Assessment in the Small Gym during periods 5-8.


  • Section assignments will be emailed to all Juniors and their parents when we get closer to test day.

SAT-All Juniors

  • This exam is provided by the State of Illinois and is both a state and district graduation requirement. All juniors will take the exam on April 13, 2022. It will take place during a school day. SCN will register students and there is no cost for this college reportable score.

  • Student/Parent emails

PSAT 10-All Sophomores

  • This exam is provided and required by the State of Illinois. All sophomores will take the exam on April 13, 2022. It will take place during a school day. SCN will register students and there is no cost.

  • Student/Parent emails

PSAT 8/9-All Freshmen

  • This exam is provided and required by the State of Illinois. All freshmen will take the exam on April 13, 2022. It will take place during a school day. SCN will register students and there is no cost.

  • Student/Parent emails

Seal of Bi-Literacy

AP Tests

Updated 4/28/22