Amarillo, Texas - High school students in the state of Texas are scoring lower than the nationwide average on their ACT.
Students taking the ACT have increased in Amarillo.
But according to a new report less than a fourth of Texas high school graduates may actually be prepared for college.
Amarillo Independent School District students are having difficulty with writing.
But the challenges don't stop there.
Deadlines are something everyone is far too familiar with.
When it comes to the ACT, it's very important to complete each section in a timely manner.
Whether it's nerves or lack of experience, this seems to be the biggest challenge.