The PSAT/NMSQT will be administered on Wednesday, October 19th, 2017 to those juniors who wish to take the exam. The cost is 15.00. The PSAT/NMSQT is a college readiness exam that assesses reading, math, and writing skills and provides practice for the SAT. The exam is approximately four hours in length.
The PSAT/NMSQT is the entry vehicle for the National Merit Scholarship Program for 11th-grade students. Each year 1.5 million high school students enter the competition, 50,000 are commended for their potential and 8,600 win Merit Scholarship awards or Special Scholarships for college undergraduate study.
If your student is interested in taking the test, they must sign-up by 3 p.m.Thursday, September 22nd. Payment is due when the practice guides arrive on or about Oct. 7th. Please respond to this email or have your son/daughter sign up in the office.
If you have any questions, see Mrs. Olsen as soon as possible.