College Placement

Houghton Academy has a guidance office and staff who are dedicated to assisting students in the college placement process.

college representatives visit regularly to recruit college-bound students. the guidance program incorporates all high school grade levels, but focuses especially on juniors and seniors.

ag体育a formal sat preparation course is taught during winterim. computer-based sat preparation courses are available to all students. as formal practice for the sat, the preliminary sat (psat) is offered each year to the sophomore and junior classes. a toefl preparation course is required for all students with low english proficiency.

college attendance is the norm for academy graduates. approximately 94% of each year's graduating class attend college in the fall immediately after high school.

College Placement

A full-time guidance counselor walks each senior through the college application process, providing access to college representatives on campus as well as at college fairs in our region. More