WorkKeys and ACT

Student taking test with paper and pencil.

This year, the State of Kansas Legislature appropriated funds to pay for any public school Junior and any public school Senior who has not previously taken the assessments to take the WorkKeys assessment and/or ACT test. The ACT is a test taken for admission to a college or university. WorkKeys is an assessment that measures one’s general knowledge of workplace expectations and behaviors. Students may choose to take one test, both tests, or neither test.  If you need assistance in making your decision, please visit with your student’s Academy Counselor.

Deadline to signup for these tests through USD 475 is November 15, 2018

WorkKeys Assessment

Thursday, February 21, 2019 (makeup date: April 3, 2019), at the Junction City High School
Open to any Junior and any Senior who has not previously taken the WorkKeys

ACT Test

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 (makeup date: April 2, 2019), at the Junction City High School
Open to any Junior who plans to attend college or university after graduation from high school and any Senior who has not previously taken the ACT

 

For More Information

For students interested in signing up, counselors will be available in Fiffe gym during Parent-Teacher Conferences and Family Resource Night on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 from 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.  Sign up links will also be made available on the USD 475 & JCHS Webpages, Social Media, and Xello.

For additional information please speak with your student’s academy counselor

BIT, Emily Russell- emilyrussell@usd475.org or by calling 785-717- 4232
FAHS, Kris Tanner- kristitanner@usd475.org or by calling 785-717- 4235
SET,  Deshawn Fogle – deshawnfogle@usd475.org or by calling 785-717- 4234

Student Signup Information

In order to qualify for these tests at no cost, students must signup through the appropriate link provided below. Registration outside of these links could result in a fee. For more information contact your student’s academy counselor.

Deadline to signup for these tests through USD 475 is November 15, 2018

Juniors ACT Sign-Up Link
Seniors ACT Sign-Up Link