Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Sophomores & Juniors To Take PSAT Tomorrow - Wednesday

Sophomore and junior students will be taking the  PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) at Island School on Wednesday, Wednesday, Oct. 14th during periods 1-4.

The PSAT/NMSQT measures:
  • Critical reading, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that are important for success in college;
  • Knowledge and skills developed through years of study in a wide
  • range of subjects;
  • Ability to reason with facts and concepts rather than the ability to
  • recall them.
Juniors taking the PSAT/NMSQT are automatically screened for the National Merit® Scholarship Program, an academic competition for recognition and scholarships.