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On Monday December 12, students who provided their email address on their PSAT/NMSQT answer sheet will receive an email reminder from the College Board explaining where and how to view their scores.
Students can set up a free College Board account at any time. If a student doesn't see their scores when they log in, email your School Counselor for an access code.
You're also encouraged to create a Khan Academy account at satpractice.org and link it to your College Board account to get free, personalized practice for the SAT.
Paper score reports and test booklets will be returned to students in January.
Resources For Understanding PSAT Results:
- "You've taken the New PSAT - Now What?" - On December 13th at 7pm, Catalyst's Founder & CEO Jared Friedland will be hosting a free webinar for high school students. He will share insights on the PSAT & SAT, help you understand your PSAT results, discuss the National Merit Scholarship Competition, and more. Families can sign up for this free webinar by clicking here!
- "Life After The PSAT" - Helpful tips on how to use your test scores
PSAT at BTHS
10/19/16, 7:30 am - 10:30 am
PSAT at a Glance:
- Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT)
- The test measures reading, writing and language, and math skills developed over many years, both in and out of school.
- Scores are not reported to colleges; do not impact admissions
- Primary purpose is preparation for SAT
- For juniors only - scores determine eligibility for National Merit Scholarships
- Score reports available in January
- Personalized SAT® practice through Khan Academy®
- No penalty for guessing or blank responses also known as “rights-only scoring”
- Scoring Scale: 160 – 760 for each test section; 320 – 1520 for the total score