PSAT/NMSQT Information

What is the PSAT?
It is the practice exam for the SAT (and for juniors, it is the qualifying exam for the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test).


Who should take the PSAT?
All BCHS students except current seniors (9th-11th grade)-thinking about attending a four-year college after graduation will benefit from this practice exam.


When is the PSAT Test?
For 2017-18 School Year:  Wednesday, October 25, 2017.


How much does it cost?
$16.00.  Cash/checks payable to BCHS

How do I sign up?
Please see Ms. Nancy Figueroa in the Counseling office during lunch or after school.  We only have 250 exams.

How do I prepare?
Once you register, you will receive a practice guide.  You should also check out for additional preparation, not only for the PSAT, but for the SAT.  Another resource is Khan Academy.

If you have more questions or need clarifications? 
See your Counselor, Counselors Contact.

SAT General Info

ACT General Info


ACT Website


Preparation for SAT or ACT Sources


Khanacademy SAT Prep (free online tutorial)


Kaplan SAT/ACT Prep (fees required)