College Board

PSAT/NMSQT

PSAT 9

Testing Dates:

PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 9 will be administered on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 in Humble ISD.

Who takes the test?

PSAT 9 will be administered to all 9th graders in Humble ISD. 

PSAT/NMSQT will be be administered to all 10th graders in Humble ISD.  In addition, it will be available to all 11th graders and 12th graders.

Registration will be open until midnight on 9/25/2016.

Registration for Humble ISD students: 

    *  All 10th graders are required to take the PSAT/NMSQT in Humble ISD.  All 10th graders will be registered to test by the campus testing coordinator.

    *  All 11th and 12th graders must register online for the PSAT/NMSQT.  Registration will begin on 8/8/2016.  Please register by clicking on your child's home campus.  

Atascocita High School: http://aptestservice.com/atascocita
Humble High School: http://aptestservice.com/humble
Kingwood High School: http://aptestservice.com/kingwood
Kingwood Park High School: http://aptestservice.com/kphs
Summer Creek High School http://aptestservice.com/summercreek
Quest Early College High School: 11th graders are QECHS are automatically registered for the PSAT/NMSQT  

 
Registration for Homeschool students who reside in Humble ISD: 

For homeschool 10th, 11th and 12th graders, to register the PSAT/NMSQT, please click on the high school campus's link.

For homeschool 9th graders, to register for the PSAT 9, please click on this link.  https://aptests.wufoo.com/forms/z1uuvhbk1y6efkz/ 

When will PSAT scores arrive? 

Students should expect to receive his/her score report by early January.

About the PSAT/NMSQT http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/about.html

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) is a program cosponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC).  It's a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives you a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.

The PSAT/NMSQT measures:

§  Critical reading skills

§ Math problem-solving skills

§  Writing Skills

You have developed these skills over many years, both in and out of school. This test doesn't require you to recall specific facts from your classes.

About the PSAT 9 https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-8-9

The PSAT 9 is a test that will help you and your teachers figure out what you need to work on most so that you're ready for college when you graduate from high school.  It tests the same skills and knowledge as the SAT, PSAT/NMSQT in a way that makes sense for your grade level.  The PSAT 9 establishes a baseline measurement of your college and career readiness.  It also gives you a chance to preview the SAT/PSAT/NMSQT and connect to AP courses.

 

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