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PSAT/NMSQT Exam Information

 We will be hosting the PSAT on Saturday, October 19, 2019.

Registration closed on Friday, September 13, 2019 at 11:59 pm.

Exam Fee: $30

Limited number of fee waivers available (Juniors only)

Testing Location: Classrooms TBD

Check-in time: 7:40 am 

Approximate end time: 12:30 pm 

Alternate PSAT date on October 30th for 11th grade students with approved school activity conflicts.

Please contact Mrs. Beth Pulfer, bapulfer@capousd.org if you have any questions.

What are the benefits of taking the PSAT test?

  • Merit Scholarships (Juniors ONLY) – PSAT is tied to the National Merit Scholarship program
    • highest-scoring Junior entrants in each state may qualify
  • Prep for the SAT – access free, personalized SAT practice from Khan Academy
  • Connections to AP Courses – the score report will show AP courses that are a great match for the student

 

WHAT TO BRING

·         Two No. 2 pencils with erasers

·         An approved calculator

·         Valid school- or government-issued photo ID (for students not testing at their own school and home-schooled students).

·         Social Security number (optional)

 

WHAT NOT TO BRING

·         Any devices, including smartwatches, that can be used to record, transmit, receive or play back audio, photographic, text, or video content

·         Protractors, compasses, rulers

·         Highlighters, colored pens, colored pencils

·         Pamphlets or papers of any kind

·         Food and drinks, including bottled water. 

CollegeBoard PSAT/NMSQT

Please click Here to learn more about the official CollegeBoard PSAT/NMSQT.