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SAT Testing April 9

The SAT will be administered to students in grades 9 – 11 on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Freshmen will take the PSAT 9, sophomores the PSAT 10 and Juniors the SAT. School is dismissed at 1:15 p.m. Seniors do not attend school this day.

What should students do the day before the SAT?

  1. Take a break from studying – don’t try to cram.
  2. Be sure to eat dinner.
  3. Gather your calculator and several #2 pencils.
  4. Get a good night’s sleep.

The SAT is in its third year of use as an 11th grade assessment. The SAT consists of three subjects:  Reading, Writing and Language, and Math. Students are given 3 hours to complete the exam that contains 154 questions. The highest score is 1600. All U.S. colleges accept the SAT.

SAT Scores will be available mid-June. The scores will be part of students’ permanent academic record, but are not submitted to colleges unless requested by the student.

If you would like to see what students have experienced with the SAT, try some sample questions for yourself at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/inside-the-test.