PSAT – The PSAT will be given at Byrd on Wednesday, October 30th. This is a College Board exam which gives 10th and 11th grade students an opportunity to check their progress towards college readiness. It also provides practice for the SAT. For 11th grade students, PSAT scores are used to screen for candidates for the National Merit Scholarship Program Competition. Participation in PSAT testing is voluntary. Students planning to test must register by paying the $17 test fee, beginning today through September 30th. Payment may be submitted online at PayForIt.net or to Penny Eason in the counseling office. There is no makeup for this exam. The exam fee is non-refundable. If a student is planning to test and would like to request testing with accommodations, contact Mrs. Eason at 318 364 – 5470 or firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Thursday, August 22, 2019.