Saturday, December 1, 2018

Information for students who took the PSAT/NMSQT on Wednesday October 24

Sophomores & Juniors:

Congratulations on taking the PSAT/NMSQT®! You’ve completed a big step on your journey to college. Now’s the time to make the most of your scores and effort. Be sure to:

Log in to or create a College Board account online. PSAT/NMSQT scores will be released online Monday December 10. Log in to your College Board account to see scores and test performance feedback.

 Get free, personalized SAT practice. The PSAT/NMSQT is great preparation for the SAT®. Your score unlocks free, personalized practice through Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy®. Visit satpractice.org, create an account, and link your College Board and Khan Academy accounts for a plan based on your test results.

Receive AP course recommendations. Your score report identifies AP® courses that are the best match for you. AP can give you an edge in the admission process and earn you college credit while in high school, which saves time and money in college.

Explore Careers. Connect with Roadmap to Careers under the Popular Tools tab in your score report. Answer questions about what you like to do to see careers that interest you, what degrees you’ll need, and what high school courses to take. Watch video interviews with people in professions related to your interests.

Get started on BigFuture. Begin your College Search using BigFuture™. Explore colleges, majors, and careers based on your interests.

Register for the SAT. Take the next step toward college by registering.

Questions? To learn about your PSAT/NMSQT scores and getting ready for college, we invite students/parents and families to attend our Sophomore/Junior College Planning Night on January 15. Visit our school website at http://thms.tusd1.schooldesk.net/ or call 520-225-5125.

*Test questions, answers, and answer explanations from the Saturday PSAT/NMSQT administration won’t be available in score reports.


Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Recommended Scholarship Websites



Regional College Access Center

Scholarships A-Z (especially good for students who are not US citizens)

College Depot

Scholarship Universe (for students who have been admitted to the UA)www.scholarshipuniverse.arizona.edu

Big Future – College Board

Arizona Community Foundation

College Greenlight