Grade 11—PSAT/NMSQT and Grade 10—PSAT


The test provides students and educators with the chance to check in on progress toward college and career readiness and success. And the PSAT serves as an excellent way for students to preview and practice for the SAT, because they are tightly aligned with the new SAT.


The new PSAT/NMSQT will give students access to free personalized SAT study.


Taking the PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT can also connect students to: AP courses; scholarships; Colleges.


The PSAT/NMSQT for eleventh grade students is the official route of entry to the National Merit® Scholarship Program



Grade 8—PSAT 8/9


The PSAT 8/9 is the first test in the SAT Suite of Assessments. Tightly aligned with the SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, and PSAT 10, it establishes a baseline for college and career readiness as students enter high school. The PSAT 8/9 is designed for eighth- and ninth-graders.


For more information on the PSAT, please refer to College Board's website.