July 30, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM TSI by Reservation 8:30 and 1:00
August 13, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM First Day of School
August 24, 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM TVCC Fall Classes Begin
September 23, 2020
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM SAT on Campus for Seniors
October 28, 2020
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM PSAT for 9-11th
Presentation link in left column for TVCC Dual Credit Pres.
Form link in left column for TVCC gen. info written and TVCC Registration Form
Join my counseling REMIND - For the latest news sent via text directly to your phone text @9fkdc to 81010
Dual Credit Remind - text @82egb to 81010.
SAT On Campus - Sept. 23, 2020 for all Seniors - no signup needed
PSAT for 9th-11th - Oct. 28, 2020 - Sign up in office - $20 cash only by Sept. 11, 2020
I will offer the TSI test on July 30, with slots at 8:30 and 1:00. Social Distancing will be utilized. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a slot. Cash only will be accepted the day of testing. This is open to current students and 2020 graduates. In your email please tell me the tests that you need to take (all 3, reading only, reading and math, etc.) If you are interested in dual credit this fall, you will have time to register if you make the passing scores needed and fill out the forms that day. TVCC deadline is August 1st for any new dual credit students to register for fall.
Here are the TSI exemptions :
If you took the PSAT and made a 460 on the Evidenced Based Reading you are exempt from reading and writing and qualify for most TVCC courses.
If you took the PSAT and made a 510 on math, you are exempt and qualify for math courses.
The SAT exemptions are 480 for Reading/Writing and 530 for Math.
See links in left column for information regarding SAT, ACT, Test preparation and FAFSA.
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Students who receive free or reduced lunch qualify for fee waivers (2) for SAT/ACT.
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Credit by Exam
Students interested in Credit by Exam may request a test during these windows:
Register with counselor by Dec. 1 - Test window Jan 1 - March 31
Register with counselor by March 1 - Test window April 1 - June 30
Register with counselor by June 1 - Test window July 1 - Sept. 30
Register with counselor by Sept. 1 - Test window Oct. 1 - Dec. 31
Students must score 80% on courses they have never taken in order to gain credit and 70% for courses they have already taken and failed.
Seniors - If you need your transcript sent to a college- Please send an email with your name and the name of the college/school to email@example.com