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Coffee With Counselors: PSAT/NMSQT Scores Back
TBD for 2019 test date.
The College Board PSAT/NMSQT helps students become college ready.  It provides detailed feedback on skills, access to scholarships and personalized online tools and is excellent practice for the SAT. The skills that the PSAT/NMSQT assesses include critical reading, mathematics, and writing.  We administer the PSAT/NMSQT exam once a year, usually on the third Saturday in October.  
  • Students can register during "Back to School Days" in August
  • Limited sales are available in September - LAST DAY TO PURCHASE TEST: OCTOBER 4th
  • The cost is $35
  • 2019-2020 PSAT/NMSQT Test date: Saturday, October 19, 2019*****
It takes several weeks to get the PSAT/NMSQT scores back from College Board. We usually get them right as we are leaving for Winter Break. We have a "PSAT/NMSQT Scores Back" event for parents and students. At this event you will learn how to interpret your PSAT/NMSQT score, prepare for the SAT and different testing timelines that you need to know. 
*Students that cannot attend can pick up their score reports in the College & Career Center 
PSAT/NMSQT - Inside the Test

The PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 10 are highly relevant to your future success because they focus on the skills and knowledge at the heart of education.


They’ll measure:

  • What you learn in high school
  • What you need to succeed in college


The best way to prepare for the test is to: