INFORMATION ABOUT THE PSAT/NMSQT
Dear GOHS Class of 2023!
This year the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) will take place at Great Oak on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. The deadline for registration is September 14th, 2021. Here is a link to HOW TO PREPARE.
There are many benefits to taking this, so please read the information below provided by the College Board about the exam. If there is any type of financial issue, please see your counselor as soon as you can so we can help. There is a 20$ cost for this exam.
To register and pay, please visit the following link. It will take you to Total Registration. If you already have a Total Registration account, just go to the link, sign in and you are good to go. If not, making an account is easy. This will complete the sign up process and no other action is needed. The exam will take place at GOHS during the school day and is administered by GOHS.
The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) and PSAT 10 measure what you're learning in school, determine if you're on track, and open doors for opportunities to prepare and pay for college.
Unlock the Benefits of the PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 10.
Taking the PSAT/NMSQT offers the following benefits to help you prepare for your academic future:
- Connect to $300 Million in Scholarships: Check "yes" to the Student Search Service® question on the PSAT/NMSQT answer sheet or opt in online to connect with 1,500 colleges and over $300 million in scholarships.
- Be Eligible for the National Merit® Scholarship Program: When you take the PSAT/NMSQT, you may meet requirements to enter the National Merit Scholarship Program and compete for national recognition and college scholarships.
- Learn Your Academic Strengths: After you take the PSAT/NMSQT, your score report will show how well you performed and which college-level AP courses match your strengths.
- Access Free, Personalized Prep: Prepare for the PSAT/NMSQT with free resources from College Board and Khan Academy, and use your PSAT/NMSQT score to create a personalized SAT study plan through Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy®.
Here is a link to the page on the College Board website with all of the information regarding this exam: PSAT/NMSQT Homepage
For any other questions or information, please contact Mr. Sypniewski at email@example.com, Mrs. King at firstname.lastname@example.org.