PSAT TEST

 

When: 

  •  Wednesday, October 13, 2021 

What:  

  •  The PSAT measures critical reading, math problem-solving, and writing skills developed over many years. Students won’t have to recall facts from literature, history, or science, or complete math formulas, as this test measures reasoning and critical thinking skills. 

Who:    

  •  9th graders will take the PSAT 8/9 test – This test will be administered digital. All students must use their issued PWCS Laptop. If student has not received a PWCS device, please see Mrs. Aponte in room 3069. 

 Visit The College Board College Readiness Website (opens in current window) for more information .

  

10th & 11th graders will take the PSAT/NMSQT test

  • Student Guides will be provided

Why:  

  • To get feedback about critical academic skills, to practice for the SAT Reasoning Test, to start getting ready for college, and to enter scholarship competitions. 

Where:

  • In an extended 1st period. Bring #2 pencils, an eraser, and an approved (graphing or scientific) calculator, if desired.

Scores should be received and distributed by mid-January. 

 

 

Approved Calculators for PSAT

 

Casio

 

  • FX-6000 series 

  • FX-6200 series 

  • FX-6300 series 

  • FX-6500 series 

  • FX-7000 series 

  • FX-7300 series 

  • FX-7400 series 

  • FX-7500 series 

  • FX-7700 series 

  • FX-7800 series 

  • FX-8000 series 

  • FX-8500 series 

  • FX-8700 series 

  • FX-8800 series 

  • Graph25 series 

  • FX-9700 series 

  • FX-9750 series 

  • FX-9860 series 

  • CFX-9800 series 

  • CFX-9850 series 

  • CFX-9950 series 

  • CFX-9970 series 

  • FX 1.0 series 

  • Algebra FX 2.0 series 

  • FX-CG-10 

  • FX-CG-20 series 

  • FX-CG-50 

  • Graph35 series 

  • Graph75 series 

  • Graph95 series 

  • Graph100 series 

  • FX-CG500** 

** The use of the stylus is not permitted. 

Hewlett-Packard 

  • HP-9G 

  • HP-28 series 

  • HP-38G 

  • HP-39 series 

  • HP-40 series 

  • HP-48 series 

  • HP-49 series 

  • HP-50 series 

  • HP Prime 

Radio Shack 

  • EC-4033 

  • EC-4034 

  • EC-4037 

Sharp 

  • EL-5200 

  • EL-9200 series 

  • EL-9300 series 

  • EL-9600 series** 

  • EL-9900 series 

** The use of the stylus is not permitted. 

Texas Instruments 

  • TI-73 

  • TI-80 

  • TI-81 

  • TI-82 

  • TI-83 

  • TI-83 Plus 

  • TI-83 Plus Silver 

  • TI-84 Plus 

  • TI-84 Plus CE 

  • TI-84 Plus Silver 

  • TI-84 Plus C Silver 

  • TI-84 Plus T 

  • TI-84 Plus CE-T 

  • TI-85 

  • TI-86 

  • TI-89 

  • TI-89 Titanium 

  • TI-Nspire 

  • TI-Nspire CX 

  • TI-Nspire CX II 

  • TI-Nspire CX II-T 

  • TI-Nspire CM-C 

  • TI-Nspire CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CX CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CX II CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CX II-T CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CM-C CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CX-C CAS 

  • TI-Nspire CX II-C CAS 

Other 

    • Datexx DS-883
    • MicrontaNumWorks
    • Smart2