TESTING

STATE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION:

Scholarships

*PSAT TESTING INFO *

*COST: The PSAT/NMSQT cost is estimated to be $15.00
https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat?navId=gh-sat
There is no funding for the PSAT test, so you will need to pay for the PSAT testing yourself. The state will provide a bumper sticker and will send to the colleges the names of students who get parent permission that qualify this year.

*SCHEDULING:*
Contact the principal or counselor at a local public or independent high school to make arrangements to take the PSAT/NMSQT at their school. Be sure to do so well in advance of the mid-October test dates.

*TESTING CODE:*
This code will identify you as a homeschooled student which will ensure your scores are properly recorded and credited to the homeschool community.

*SOUTH CAROLINA HOMESCHOOL CODE : 994199*
Insert on your answer sheet under “school code”.

*RESULTS:*
As a homeschooler, your PSAT/NMSQT score report can be accessed online.

*PREPARING FOR THE PSAT/NMSQT TEST*
http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/prep.html

PSAT/NMSQT
Who: 11th- and 10th-graders
Where: At schools
When: Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016. Other options are Saturday, Oct.15 and Wednesday, Nov. 2. (view PSAT/NMSQT calendar)

Scholarships: Used by scholarship programs, including the National Merit Scholarship Program, to look for eligible students.

*JOIN COLLEGE BOARD *
http://www.collegeboard.org/

*FREE PRACTICE TESTS*
Check your local library for FREE RESOURCES like Brainfuse that offers FREE PRACTICE TESTS for SAT & ACT. Don’t forget they also offer FREE live tutoring 24/7. An excellent resource for all homeschoolers.

Happy Homeschooling, Y’all!
Donna Cartwright