What: The PSAT/NMSQT (Digital Exam for the first time!) (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) is designed to help prepare students for the SAT, college, and careers.
Who: Juniors and Sophomores
When: Wednesday, October 17th, 2023
Where: Legacy High School in room A109/A111 (Report time to be in room A109/A111 on test day is 7:50 a.m. All students should be completed with testing by Noon.)
Why: 11th graders who take the PSAT/NMSQT may enter the National Merit Scholarship Program, an academic competition for recognition and scholarships. 10th graders can take the exam for practice before their junior year!
Cost: $21.00 (Juniors who are on free/reduced lunch may qualify for a exam fee waiver)
Deadline to sign-up: NOON on Friday, September 8th, 2023
Where to sign-up: Online using Total Registration
I recommend watching the video found on the webpage by clicking on the above hyperlink
Review prior to exam day to understand what to expect with the DIGITAL exam.
What to Bring On Test Day and What to Leave at Home On Test Day (Calculator Policy, Prohibited Devices)
Don’t forget to bring....
Multiple No. 2 pencils with erasers
An approved calculator - for approved math sections only
As per CollegeBoard and PSAT, on test day, students will be asked to turn their cell phone off, put a sticky note on their phone with the student’s name written on it (sticky note will be provided), and the student will place their phone in a clear plastic tub that will be placed in the front of the room. Students will receive their phone at the completion of testing.