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sallu1234sallu1234 Registered User Posts: 6 New Member
I just created this thread so that people can share possible curve predictions, possible score glitches, and once the scores come out, post their scores and talk about how they studied for the ACT and how others can improve.


  • courtneykurcourtneykur Registered User Posts: 154 Junior Member
    Okay, thanks! Very nervous!
  • brainiac180brainiac180 Registered User Posts: 5 New Member
    quick question do the writing scores affect the composite scores a lot? I got a 34 comp, with a 32 on reading and 35 on English. If I got a 10-12 on essay, could it go up to a 35/36
  • fdgjfgfdgjfg Registered User Posts: 472 Member
    The essay does not affect the composite score at all. You do get a total "english" composite score that factors in the english section and the essay, but this score is fundamentally meaningless for college admissions. Your composite score and your essay score are pretty much considered separately, with your composite score being of more importance.
  • limmazom2limmazom2 Registered User Posts: 113 Junior Member
    C 32
    E 35
    M 27
    R 34
    S 30
  • love4monsterslove4monsters Registered User Posts: 22 Junior Member
    edited February 2015
    Sophomore son


    He is happy but didn't study. Just wanted to see how he did without prep. He wants to raise his score. What can he do?

  • jamesjunkersjamesjunkers Registered User Posts: 1,706 Senior Member
    edited February 2015
    He is happy but didn't study. Just wanted to see how he did without prep. He wants to raise his score. What can he do?

    I think you can answer your own question...
  • sarajessicasarajessica Registered User Posts: 92 Junior Member
    C 30
    E 35
    M 26
    R 33
    S 26
    I did better than on the Dec one (I got C 29 with E 34 M 24 R 31 and S 25)
    I'm really not sure what to do to pull up my math and science scores...I studied like crazy for this one for math and science and only went up 1 or 2 points. Meanwhile I did't even LOOK at English/reading yet I improved 2 points...ugh!
    Thinking of getting a tutor at this point b/c I'm not sure what else to do..
  • PhilipLPhilipL Registered User Posts: 220 Junior Member
    C 29
    E 34
    M 28
    R 25
    S 27
    Pathetic, but oh well - scores aren't going anywhere important. They were only for scholarship purposes (needed a 31 composite), but I guess I'll try again on the SAT.
  • biocreeklandbiocreekland Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    why haven't my scores been posted?! does anyone know how soon they'll come? I know on the website it says maximum of 8 weeks but I filled in all my information correctly! I need to know whether to sign up for March SAT or not!
  • awakeningvenusawakeningvenus Registered User Posts: 1,220 Senior Member
    My scores aren't up either.
  • desie1desie1 Registered User Posts: 893 Member
    Still says registered. :(
  • limmazom2limmazom2 Registered User Posts: 113 Junior Member
    C 32
    E 35
    M 27
    R 34
    S 30

    Very harsh curve on Reading. -1 was a 34
  • psywarpsywar Registered User Posts: 716 Member
    Harsh curve indeed, my son missed one in Englsh, down to a 35. Not complaining, I'm proud of him, but usually you can miss one without lowering your score.

    Composite Score : 36

    English 35
    Usage/Mechanics 18
    Rhetorical Skills 17

    Mathematics 36
    Pre-Algebra/Elem. Algebra 18
    Algebra/Coord. Geometry 18
    Plane Geometry/Trig. 18

    Reading 36
    Social Studies/Sciences 18
    Arts/Literature 18

    Science 36
  • lmw81198lmw81198 Registered User Posts: 16 Junior Member
    Second Time
    Composite:32 (+2)
    Math: 33
    Reading: 32
    English: 31
  • love2shop3986love2shop3986 Registered User Posts: 3 New Member
    First time junior:
    Composite: 33
    Essay: 10
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