How many times can I take the SSAT?

Misc SSAT Questions
November 16, 2021
August 19, 2021

Elementary Level Students (in grades 3 & 4)

  • Elementary level students can take the SSAT up to two times per testing year. This can either be one Flex test and one Standard test or two Standard tests. All Elementary level tests are paper-based.

Middle/Upper Level Students (in grades 5-7 and 8-11)

  • MIddle and Upper level students can take the SSAT multiple times per testing year. There are limits for the various modes of SSAT testing and not all may be available where you are.
  • For the computer-based SSATs, Prometric (available worldwide) and SSAT at Home (only available in the US and Canada), students may take up to a combined total of 3 per testing year.
  • For the paper-based SSATs, Flex and Standard, students may take all 6 Standard tests and up to 2 Flex tests per testing year.
  • For Flex tests, students can take one per Flex period. This means student can take one between August 1, 2021 and November 14, 2021, and one between November 29, 2021 and July 31, 2022 for a total of 2 per testing year.

Note: The SSAT testing year is from August 1st through July 31st.

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