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The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test 8/9

The PSAT 8/9 is a standardized assessment that provides practice for the SAT. The PSAT 8/9 measures reading, writing and language and mathematics and helps students determine areas of focus for college preparedness.


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PSAT 8/9 Row 2
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Oct. 16, 2019

Test Administration



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Gwinnett 8th graders take the PSAT 8/9, a version designed for younger students that identifies what they need to work on in high school to be ready for college after graduation. PSAT 8/9 replaces the IOWA Assessments for GCPS 8th graders.


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Scores will be provided for:

Critical Reading Skills
Math Problem Solving
Writing Skills

Understanding your score

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Pass for Graduation?


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This assessment is not taken online.

PSAT 8/9 Row 3


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Samples/Study Guide

The College Board offers Study Guides.
Click here


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Need a Retest?

Students are able to take the PSAT as many times as it is administered.

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Gwinnett's District Summary

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