College Bound Testing


Ocean City High School students consistently outperform the average of our district factor group.  More than 92 percent of our graduating seniors plan to attend college.  Some of the members of the graduating class continue their education at the most prestigious universities in the nation, and it all starts here! 

PSAT Testing 2021
PSAT testing will be offered to 10th graders only on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.  OCHS covers the full cost of the PSAT for students.  Transportation will be provided.  The regular bus schedule will run.  All test takers will be excused from remote classes.

Prior registration required.  Because of the need for social distancing, the school needs an accurate count of test takers.

Please use this link to register:

The registration portal opens on: Friday, January 8, 2021 at 12:00AM

The deadline to secure a seat is: Friday, January 25, 2021 at 3:00PM

The use of cell phones or other electronic devices is prohibited.  Please do not bring them to the test room.  Bring #2 pencils and a calculator; even though math questions can be answered without one.  A basic scientific calculator will work (ex. TI-30X).  See this link for more details regarding calculator use:

Even if you are not a "breakfast eater" - please consider rising a little earlier and eating a good breakfast.  Your mind will work a lot better if your stomach has something in it and it should go without saying that it is important to get a good night's sleep. 

Testing time is approximately 3 hours, this includes test breaks. 

Details will follow regarding test locations.

Test Prep/Practice Tests


SAT and ACT Subject Test

Visit the College Board Web Site for the SAT Program Test Dates and to register for the test
Visit the ACT Web Site for the ACT Program Test Dates and to register for the test


Testing Accomodations:

Who is Eligible for SAT Testing Accomodations?

SAT Accomodations Consent Form

AP Exam Registration: 
For students who are enrolled in an advanced placement class (AP) and plan to take an AP standardized exam in May 2021:

Online registration is active as of September 25th, 2020.  Please be sure to have a credit card or debit card available before beginning registration. Each AP exam costs $95.00.  *Please refer to website for refund policy. 

Here are the important dates for the registration process:

  • Friday, September 25, 2020 at 12:00 AM - Registration begins for payment and registration of AP exams. Receive join codes from teachers, enroll on College Board then proceed to Total Registration to make payment
  • Friday, October 30th, 2020 at 11:59 PM - Last day enroll on CB and pay for exams
  • Exam fees that are not paid in full by 11:59 PM, Friday, October 30, 2020 will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered.

Important AP Letter for 2021 Testing