PSAT

The PSAT is a comprehensive assessment program that measures college and career readiness and gives students tools for planning their future. It measures skills in three academic areas: reading, writing and language, and math. Scores are used to connect to scholarship programs such as The National Merit Scholarship Program and other scholarship and recognition programs use the PSAT/NMSQT to find qualified students.  The online AP Potentialtool identifies students likely to succeed in AP, helping educators expand access to challenging courses. The score reports support college and career planning: Students get an interactive score report with answer explanations, their projected SAT score, and feedback on their readiness for 20+ AP courses.* And, they’re connected to resources they can use to search for colleges and explore majors and careers. Score reports help students to navigate free Official SAT Practice powered by Khan Academy®: Students can get a personalized SAT study plan based on their PSAT/NMSQT® performance by linking their College Board and Khan Academy accounts. Khan Academy practice can also help students prepare for the PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 10 because of the close alignment of the tests (satpractice.org).