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Any 10th or 11th grade students who are interested in taking the PSAT should see Mrs. Young. The PSAT is a test that juniors take to compete for National Merit Scholarship. 10th grade students can take the PSAT for practice. Students will take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 11th during school. The deadline to sign up is Friday, Sept. 1. There is a $16 charge for students to test. Juniors who qualify for free or reduced lunch can qualify for a waiver on a first come, first serve basis.
Want to know why you should consider taking the PSAT? Watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wd5-HCIkYp4
Want to see sample questions and/or get some tips for how to prepare for the PSAT? Check out the college board site: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10/practice
Are you curious about the differences and similiarities between the PSAT & SAT? Here’s more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xSsFgsTlM2M
Areas tested: Critical Reading, Math, Writing
Test Length: 2 hours 10 minutes