City High State Testing


November 2019

  • Juniors | Keystone Biology Test
    Nov 19th and 20th,  Make-ups on the 21st and 22nd



January 2020

  • Junior | Keystone Literature Test
    January 14th and 15th.  Make-ups on the 16th

March 2020

  • Sophomore | PSAT
    March  (Specific date To be determined)
  • Junior | SAT
    March 25th



May 2020

  • Sophomore | KeystoneLiterature Test
    May 12th and 14th.  Make-ups on  May 18th and 19th
  • Junior | Keystone Algebra & Biology Test 
    May 12th and 14th.  Make-ups on May 18th

July 2020

  • Sophomore | Keystone Algebra Test
    July 14th and 16th.  Make-ups on July 17th


Keystone Exams

The Keystone Exams are end-of-course assessments designed to assess proficiency in the subject areas of Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, Literature, English Composition, Biology, Chemistry, U.S. History, World History, and Civics and Government. Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, Keystone Exams in the following subjects were developed by the Department and made available for use by school districts, AVTSs and charter schools, including cyber charter schools:*

Algebra I

The Keystone Exams are one component of Pennsylvania’s statewide high school graduation requirements. Keystone Exams will help school districts guide students toward meeting state standards.

ACT Testing

The ACT is a nationally recognized standardized tests and a common admission requirements for schools in the United States. The ACT is primarily for high school juniors and seniors which measures the students’ proficiency in critical skill areas — such as problem solving and reading comprehension — that are necessary for a student to have a college success.