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Gwinnett County Public Schools

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PSAT NATIONAL

The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

The PSAT/NMSQT is a standardized assessment that provides practice for the SAT. It also provides students a chance to enter National Merit Scholarship Corporation scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.

 

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When?

October 19, 2016

2017-18 Test Administration

 

 

 

 

Oct. 25, 2017

2017-18 PSAT 8/9

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Who?

The PSAT/NMSQT is funded by the State of Georgia for 10th graders. 9th and 11th grade students may participate by paying for the assessment. Students register for the assessment at their local High School.

New this year, 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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Results

Scores will be provided for:

Critical Reading Skills
Math Problem Solving
Writing Skills


Understanding your score

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Pass for Graduation?

NO.

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Online?

This assessment is not taken online.

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Resources

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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

PSAT Results by School

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