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Are SAT Scores on Transcripts Mandatory in NJ?

Question: For NJ students: is it mandatory that the high school send transcripts to colleges with SAT information?

It is not mandatory for New Jersey public high schools to include SAT scores on transcripts. Typically, high schools (or school districts) make their own policies about what a transcript includes, and I'd never heard that there were any statewide mandates. But just to be certain, I checked with one of the top admission pros in the Garden State-- Scott White, Director of Guidance at Westfield High School and former Director at Montclair High School--who confirmed that there is no NJ rule that requires the scores on transcripts.

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