College Preparatory Information

Saratoga Central Catholic School provides a number of tools and resources to help your student find the right college.

Naviance

For more information on Naviance, please visit this page.  SCC uses Naviance to help students with college and career readiness in areas such as:

  • Assessments: Assessments are used throughout your student’s journey at SCC.  These assessments empower students to learn more about their strengths, goals, values, interests in order to help them work towards a rewarding future career.
  • Career Planning:  Job Outlook, Career Interest Profile, Resume Building, Portfolio Building.
  • College Application Process:  Common Application, Application Types, Transcript Request, Teacher Recommendation Requests.

PSAT Information

The PSAT is open to all Sophomores and Juniors and is typically held in the Fall.  There is a small fee for the exam.  Although preliminary, these exam results are used to match students with colleges and identify additional scholarship opportunities based on scores and interests through the exam.

SAT Information

SATs are typically taken in a student’s Junior year of high school and in the first two months of their Senior Year.  Students sign up for the SAT on the College Board website (http://www.collegeboard.org).

For any colleges requiring standardized tests, SAT exam scores need to be sent by the student directly from CollegeBoard.org (SAT) or ACT.org (ACT). We cannot send official test scores from the Counseling, College & Career Center.

SCC’s School Code is 335050. Please use this on all College Board forms and correspondence.

ACT Information

Students are encouraged to take the ACT exam.  The ACT exam is very similar to the SAT, but includes science and social studies.

For any colleges requiring standardized tests, ACT exam scores need to be sent by the student directly from CollegeBoard.org (SAT) or ACT.org (ACT). We cannot send official test scores from the Counseling, College & Career Center.

SCC’s School Code is 335050.

Senior Applications

As Seniors apply to colleges and universities, it is their responsibility to check their application materials to make sure that the colleges have all of their documents to complete their application. If they are missing any items or have questions, please see our School Counselor, Mrs. Mulkern.