Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT)



The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) will be offered at Cario to 8th grade students for a $16.00 registration fee.  The test date for 2017 will be Wednesday, October 11th. Homeroom teachers will pass out information to students on August 24th.  The deadline to turn in the permission form and the $16.00 fee is September 15th.  For access to the forms, please return to the homepage and look under "Recent News."

The PSAT is a standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT (a college entrance exam) and allows us to identify eighth grade students who qualify as South Carolina Junior Scholars. It also gives students a chance to gain access to college and career planning tools. The PSAT measures: Critical Reading skills, Math problem-solving skills and Writing skills. Click here for more information.