Mariner slates PSAT for 10th, 11th graders | School brief
The PSAT will be given at Mariner High School on Wednesday, Oct. 19, during periods 1-3 in the auxiliary gym.
The test for 10th and 11th graders measures readiness for college, offers access scholarships and serves as practice for the SAT.
It is chance for high school juniors to enter themselves into a competitive scholarship competition called the National Merit, which awards thousands of dollars in university scholarships each year.
The first 200 students who sign up between Thursday, Sept. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 12, will get to test.
This year the test will be free, but students who sign up and then don’t show up will be charged $15 for their unused test. Students must stop by the College & Career Center before or after school or during lunch to sign up.