October 12th Mandatory Standardized Testing Day for Freshman: All freshmen
October 12th - PSAT for Sophomores and Juniors. This is a mandatory testing day. Sophomores and Juniors should arrive at 8:15 and go to the room they have been assigned for testing. Room assignments will be posted around the school. The PSAT is a College Board test designed as a practice test for the SAT. The top scoring Juniors may be eligible for National Merit Scholarships. The PSAT measures Writing/Language, Reading, and Math. One Math section allows the use of a calculator and one does not. The College Board states that 'All questions can be solved without a calculator, but a scientific or graphing calculator is recommended for the portion of the math test on which a calculator is permitted'. Students should bring their own calculators. Calculators will not be provided by the school. Students will not be able to use their phones or computers as a calculator.