SAT Information

    The SAT is a college admissions test that assesses the skills you’re learning in school: reading, writing and math. Your knowledge and skills in these subjects are important for success in college and throughout your life. Most students take a college admissions test during their junior or senior year of high school.  Colleges and universities generally use such a test to make admission decisions.
    • The critical reading section includes reading passages and sentence completions.
    • The writing section includes a short essay and multiple-choice questions on identifying errors and improving grammar and usage.
    • The mathematics section includes questions on arithmetic operations, algebra, geometry, statistics and probability

    The Collegeboard website has a complete listing of dates and information about how to register for the SAT.

SAT and PSAT Information

  • PSAT/NMSQT Information

    This is a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT®. It also gives you a chance to enter NMSC scholarship programs and gain access to college and career planning tools.  Please visit the CollegeBoard website for complete details. 

    Registration & Dates:  The PSAT is given in October each year.  The test will be given during the school day.  Registration will begin approximately two weeks before the test date.  Cost is $17. 

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