11th Grade Students and Parents:
The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test is a great tool for students considering college. The PSAT/NMSQT measures critical reading skills, math problem-solving skills and writing skills. Orcutt Academy High School recommends that students take the PSAT/NMSQT in order to receive feedback about strengths and weaknesses, enter the competition for National Merit Scholar scholarships (11th graders) and to help prepare for the SAT.
For the 2016 PSAT/NMSQT, students at Orcutt Academy High School will be registering online. This registration will take a few minutes and can be completed from any computer with internet access.
Online Exam registration will begin on Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 2:00 PM and end on Thursday, Oct 5, 2016. In order to register, students should click on the link provided on the school website or visit www.TotalRegistration.net/PSAT/054287 to register .To complete registration, students must answer all of the required questions. Registration is not complete until students have printed the pdf of the confirmation page that is provided at the end.
Orcutt Academy High School is excited to offer families the convenience of paying exam fees online at the time of registration. Please be sure to have a debit or credit card available before beginning registration. Paying online is a great way to make sure that payment has been made while avoiding mailing payment.
Here are the important dates for the registration process:
- Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 2:00 PM - Registration Begins
- Thu, Oct 6, 2016 at 6:00 AM – Registrations and payments after this date will incur a $5 late fee.
- Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 11:00 PM - Registration with a late fee ends.
- Sat, Oct 15, 2016 at 11:00 AM - Registrations that have not been paid for will be canceled and exams will not be ordered.