THE PSAT WILL BE OFFERED ON OCTOBER 17, 2012. IT WILL BE ADMINISTERED AT WADE HAMPTON HIGH SCHOOL
-ALL JUNIORS THAT ARE PLANNING TO GO TO A 4 YEAR COLLEGE SHOULD TAKE THE PSAT.
-IT IS GREAT PRACTICE FOR THE SAT (student will receive an individualized score report that can be used as a study guide for the SAT).
-RESEARCH SHOWS THAT STUDENTS THAT TAKE THE PSAT SCORE AN AVERAGE 100 POINTS HIGHER THAT STUDENTS THAT NEVER TOOK THE PSAT.
-JUNIORS THAT TAKE THE PSAT ARE ENTERED IN THE NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (The National Merit Scholarship Program is an annual academic competition among high school students for recognition and college scholarships.)
-REGISTRATION FEE IS $14.00. SIGN UP IN GUIDANCE.
DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 10, 2012 (please know that we might run out of PSAT tests before the deadline).UNDERSTAND YOUR PSAT SCORES
http://professionals.collegeboard.com/profdownload/understanding-psat-nmsqt-scores.pdf SAMPLE PSAT RESULTS
MY COLLEGE QUICKSTART
My College QuickStart is a personalized college and career planning kit powered by your PSAT/NMSQT test results (available free to students who took the test in 2006 or later).