The PSAT test will be given at Desert Hills High School on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am. The cost is $14.00. Fee waivers are available for 11th grade students who qualify. There are only 30 spots available, so sign up with Mrs. Eaton, in academic services, as soon as possible. The deadline for registration and payment is October 1st.
This test is designed for 11th grade students to get ready for the SAT, which they need to take in their Junior year as well. Their results will give suggestions on how to improve their academic skills in their areas of weakness. It will also let them know if the qualify to enter the National Merit Scholarship Corporation competitions for recognition and scholarships.
10th grade students are also encouraged to take the test as a practice to determine their areas of weakness. The test is given only once a year, so do not miss this opportunity.
Academic Services Director
CTE Local Director