There are changes to the FAFSA that will affect seniors and students applying for aid in future year. Read more about them here. http://collegefinancialaidadvisors.com/whats-new-2016-fafsa/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=SocialWarfare
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ASVAB The test is free.
The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) is designed to help students learn more about themselves and the world of work, identify and explore potentially satisfying occupations, and develop an effective strategy to realize their college and career goals.The test covers eight areas including science, word knowledge, mathematics, and mechanical comprehension. The interest inventory is based on John Holland’s widely accepted theory of career choice. It's a great tool for career planning. The tests are administered at PHS every fall.
PSAT/NMSQT stands for Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Standardized test that provides firsthand practice for the SAT Reasoning Test™. It also gives you a chance to enter National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) scholarship programs when taken in your junior year. The test is only given once a year in October. Test results will be sent to the high school in December. Students will be notified when their test results arrive.
This year’s PSAT EXAM is now closed
Please look for information next year.
If you’d like your child to take this exam they need to register with Mrs. Lacy by paying $15. Checks payable to PHS.
Test Prep brochures are available in the Counseling Center or go online to College Board for more information.