PSAT Test will be given to 10th and 11th graders who have signed up in the high school office. Testing is Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at the Activity Center. Sign up by Thursday, August 29, 2019. Space is limited. Cost - $17 payable at time of sign up.
PSAT/NMSQT is the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test which is a co-sponsored program by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). This is a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT Reasoning Test. As an 11th grader, it also gives you a chance to enter National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) scholarship programs. The PSAT/NMSQT measures: critical reading skills, math problem-solving skills, and writing skills.
This test will be given at the CCS Activity Center at 7:50a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019. Space is limited so sign up early! Students may sign up at registration, in the high school advisor's office, or by emailing Mrs. Stephens, no later than August 29, 2019.. The cost of the test is $17 and must be paid when you sign up for the test or the next day.
Practice booklets may be picked up in the high school advisor's office and are the responsibility of the student to see Mrs. Stephens to pick it up. These should be available in mid-September. All students must bring two #2 sharpened pencils, (no mechanical pencils allowed) and an approved calculator.
PSAT Review Classes can be found at www.testmasters.com.
All students who have taken the PSAT receive My College QuickStart, a free online personalized college and career planning kit, with access until they have graduated from high school. Students have the opportunity to take the next steps toward college with these features:
*My Online Score Report, including all test questions and complete answer explanations, projected SAT score ranges, and state percentiles.
*My SAT Study Plan, which is a personalized based PSAT test results.
*Personalized lists of colleges, majors, and careers.
*My Road, an online college, major, and career exploration tool.
Students can access My College Quick Start by visiting www.collegeboard.com/psatextra, creating an online account, and entering the unique access code found on their official paper Score Report.