Testing opportunities - Fall 2020
PSAT testing for homeschool students:
In an effort to support our homeschool students in their post-secondary endeavors, the Anoka-Hennepin school district has reserved 25 PSAT tests for tenth- and eleventh-grade homeschool students. This is a "first come, first served" opportunity. This test is primarilty for eleventh-graders, but tenth-graders can also take it as a practice. The test will be offered at the Anoka Technical College Auditorium (1355 W Highway 10, Anoka, MN 55303) and will follow CDC and MDH guidelines for in person gatherings. The cost for this test will be $18.00. Once registrations have been received and processed, no refunds will be given.
The PSAT will be given: Thursday, October 29, 2020, from 8-11 a.m. Please arrive early.
The PSAT/NMSQT is the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. The PSAT is a great primer for the SAT, and even the ACT, but it’s more than just a trial run. PSAT scores are used to identify National Merit Scholars and award merit scholarships.
*Registration has been closed for Fall 2020.Practice ACT testing for homeschool students:The earlier your child starts thinking about careers and post-secondary education, the better prepared your family can be to make the right choices. In an effort to support that goal, the Anoka-Hennepin school district has reserved 25 Practice ACT tests for tenth- and eleventh-grade home school students. This is a "first come, first served" opportunity. The test will be offered at Anoka Tech STEP (1353 W Hwy 10, Anoka, MN 55303) and will follow CDC and MDH guidelines for in person gatherings. There is no cost to students for this career and college preparation test.The Practice ACT will be given: Monday, October 5, 2020, from 8 a.m. -12 p.m. Please arrive early.Students who take the Practice ACT tend to do better on the ACT. The ACT measures a student's readiness for college, and is required for admission into most 4-year institutions nationwide. This assessment has proven to have a positive impact for the future of students and a higher score on the ACT, which can expand opportunities for college and financial aid.*Registration has been closed for Fall 2020.