PSAT: Taking the Test
Your Pencils and Your Skills
to get ready for test day:
- Who: Eighth graders
- Where: FCMS
- When: Wednesday, October 19th during 1st-
The PSAT 8/9 establishes a baseline measurement of your college and career
readiness as you enter high school. It also gives you a chance to preview the
SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, and PSAT 10 and connect to AP courses.
Get Ready for the PSAT/NMSQT and SAT
When you get your test results, connect your College Board and
accounts to get free personalized study recommendations.
Inside the Test
The PSAT 8/9 is highly relevant to your future success and focuses on the
skills and knowledge at the heart of education. It measures:
you learn in school
you need to succeed in college
How to Get Ready
You don’t have to discover secret tricks or cram the night before.
The same habits and choices that lead to success in school will help you get
ready for the PSAT 8/9 and other tests in the SAT Suite of Assessments. The
best way to prepare is to:
- Do your
for tests and quizzes
- Ask and
answer lots of questions
In short, take charge of your education and learn as much as you can.
See What It’s Like
Find out what kinds of questions you’ll see on the PSAT 8/9 and what the
test will measure.
Where do you want to start?
RTI & Data Instructional Coach
School Assessment Coordinator
First Creek Middle School