NYC Sees Gains In SAT Scores As Numbers Decline NationwideSAT scores nationwide have declined, but that's not the case in New York City.
College Board Won't Count Section Of SAT After Printing GlitchThe booklets indicated students were allowed 25 minutes on a section of the 10-part test, but they were told by proctors they only had 20 minutes.
A Redesigned SAT Will Debut In Spring 2016The College Board, who administers the SAT, announced earlier this year they are giving the exam a major overhaul and cite eight specific changes.
New Jersey Announces New High School Graduation ExamNew Jersey education officials say the state will start using a new test as a high school graduation requirement for the class of 2016.
SAT, ACT Will Be Optional For Applicants To Hofstra University In 2015The new policy will apply to all undergraduate students entering in the fall of 2015 except international and home-schooled students.
Kwasi Enin, Long Island Teen Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools, Picks YaleKwasi Enin, 17, of Mastic Beach, who was accepted to all eight Ivy League schools, has decided to attend Yale University this fall.
Students Look Forward To Revamped SAT With More Focus On 'Real-World' ProblemsReal-world problems, more “focused” topics, and the elimination of “obscure vocabulary” are among the features of the revamped SAT for college admissions, which will be rolled out in 2016.
L.I. Teen Kwasi Enin Accepted To All 8 Ivy League SchoolsA 17-year-old Long Island student has accomplished what few believe is possible.
New SAT: Essay Optional, No Extra Penalties For Wrong AnswersThe exam will continue to test reading, writing and math skills, with an emphasis on analysis. Scoring will be on a 1,600-point scale, with a separate score for the optional essay.
Mayor, Chancellor Tout Improved SAT And AP ScoresMayor Bloomberg and Chancellor Walcott were at a Brooklyn public school Tuesday to put a spot light on improving SAT and AP test scores among high school students.
Stricter Security Measures For SAT Follow Long Island Cheating ScandalThe new measures will include validating a student's identity at his or her designated test site.
Parents, Students In Brooklyn Unhappy After SAT Re-TestHigh school students from Brooklyn were forced to re-take their SATs on Saturday. Unhappy students told CBS 2's Dick Brennan that a testing problem during their first test was the cause of Saturday's re-test at the Packer Collegiate Institute.