SAT school-based administration at SHS:

 

Wednesday APRIL 5th, 2017

 

SPS letter to 11th grade families: ENGLISH & SPANISH

 

A few notes to parents and 11th grade students:

1.  All 11th grade students who are in PowerSchool (you have scheduled classes at SHS) will be automatically registered for the school-based administration and there is nothing special for you to do!

2. Mailings from the district, and ParentLinks from SHS, will be coming nearer the WEDNESDAY APRIL 5th administration date

3.  For those of you interested about the composition of the SAT:

 

Mathematics

PART1: 55m; 38Q calculator PERMITTED 

PART 225min 20 questions NO CALCULATOR

80% multiple choice

20% grid in

Formula sheet provided

 

Heart of Algebra

 

Problem Solving and Data Analysis

 

Passport to Advanced Math

 

Additional Topics in Math

 

Writing & Language

Read 4 passages (35min)

44 multiple choice

TOPICS

Careers

Science

Humanities

History/Social Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reading

65min 52 questions

One literary passage from American or Intl. fiction piece; all others are non-fiction informational texts  focusing on history, social studies & science.

 

3 types of questions

Info and Ideas

Rhetoric

Synthesis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Other helpful resources:    TEST DAY    CALCULATORS     ELECTRONIC DEVICES   

Here are a list of available resources to get you on your way to success!

Link your PSAT score to KHAN Academy for customized help!

LOGIN to KHAN Academy to access customized assistance

SAT DAILY practice APP

 iTunes    GooglePlay

Use your daily SAT app to INSTANTLY score practice tests!

link to SEVEN practice SAT tests

POWERPOINT (PDF) from CB to guide PSAT & KHAN Academy connection

College Board Practice:

 

Reading 
 

Mathematics

 

Writing & Language

 

All available CB Resources