October 13 SAT and PSAT Testing Info

In-School SAT and PSAT on October 13

In-School SAT for Seniors, and PSAT for Juniors and Sophomores Wednesday October 13. Freshmen will have late arrival.

  • PSAT will be offered on Wednesday, October 13 for 10th and 11th graders.
  • SAT will be offered on Wednesday, October 13 for 12th graders.

Schedule

The schedule for October 13 will be as follows:

10th and 11th Grade

  • 8:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. PSAT in Advisory
  • 12 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:50 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Advisory

12th Grade

  • 8:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. SAT in Advisory
  • 12 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:50 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Advisory

9th grade and students that opted out of testing

  • 8:45 a.m. – 12 p.m. Late Arrival
  • 12 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
  • 12:50 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Advisory (Asynchronous Learning/SEL/Naviance)

Following testing on Wednesday, students will be served lunch and then asked to attend Advisory for the final 90 minutes of the day. Our regular dismissal time that day will be at 2:20 p.m.

Students will be allowed to leave campus at the conclusion of their test.

If students wish to be excused from school after they have completed their test, guardians will need to fill out this form.

Opt-Out of Testing

If students wish to opt out of testing, guardians will need to fill out this form.

Facts About Taking the PSAT & SAT

PSAT

  • It takes 2 hour and 45 minutes (and one 10 min break) to complete the test.
  • Students will be tested on Reading, Writing & Language, Math. 
  • It can give a measurement of a student’s current academic performance.
  • Students can treat the test as a practice for taking the actual SAT later in their high school career.
  • Scores will not be sent to colleges.
  • Your score might qualify you for the National Merit Scholarship.
  • This test is not a requirement for graduation.

SAT

  • It takes 3 hours (with 15 min break) to complete the test. 
  • Students will be tested on Reading, Writing & Language, Math. 
  • It measures a student’s readiness for college, and provides colleges with one common data point that can be used to compare all applicants.
  • The School-Day SAT is free. Tests are usually $55.
  • Scores can be sent to colleges.
  • Scores can be used as a graduation pathway for ELA or Math. 
  • This test is not a requirement for graduation.