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PSAT

  • Take the first step on the road to college.  Don’t miss the PSAT/NMSQT®.  Each year in October, all tenth graders at Oak Grove will take the PSAT for FREE.  All college bound juniors should also take the PSAT to be eligible  for the National Merit Scholarship Competition. 
  • An important first step on the road to college, the PSAT/NMSQT prepares you for the SAT® and is the perfect way to take the next step to college.
  • Four things the PSAT/NMSQT helps you do to get ready for college:
  • Access scholarships By taking the PSAT/NMSQT® and meeting other requirements, you may have the opportunity to compete for recognition and scholarships through the National Merit® Scholarship Program. ( Juniors Only )
  • It also connects you with other scholarship partners. Be sure to say “yes” to Student Search Service® on the day of the test to make it easy for them to find you.
  • Prep for the SAT® for free Taking the PSAT/NMSQT is great practice for the SAT and for college. Get familiar with the test format and access free, personalized SAT practice from Khan Academy®. ?
  • Connect to AP® courses Your score report will show AP® courses that are a great match for you. AP can give you an edge in the admission process, and an opportunity to earn college credit while in high school, allowing you to save money, study abroad, or take on a second major.
  • To access your PSAT scores, please go to the collegeboard's website https://studentscores.collegeboard.org/home, create your account, and login.