The College Board's PSAT test is offered to 9th and 10th graders each spring. This test is provided free of charge to all students as a requirement through the State of Michigan and is a way for students to practice their skills and knowledge prior to taking the SAT. Students typically receive their scores 4-6 weeks after testing and can use the reports as a way to prepare themselves for the SAT.
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The College Board's PSAT/NMSQT is offered each fall to Juniors who have exhibited above average academic success in their courses at JHS. This test is used as a qualifier for the National Merit Finalist/Semi-Finalist Scholarship program. The cost to take this test is $15. To learn more about this test and how to prepare visit the College Board website.
The Michigan Merit Exams are given each spring to Juniors. The examinations involve three sections; the SAT, ACT WorkKeys, and MSTEP Science and Social Studies. These tests are offered during the school day and are at no cost to the student. For more information about each of the tests, click the links below.
Students enrolled in select advanced courses at JHS will take the CLEP (College Level Examination Program) at the end of their second trimester of the course to try and earn college credit for the course. We offer CLEP exams for College Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Spanish IV, and Advanced Chemistry.
Students enrolled in one of our AP (Advanced Placement) courses at JHS will take the AP exam in the spring. AP exams are offered at no cost to the student and can be used in earning college credit. Students who score a 3 or better on their AP exam may be eligible for college credit. Test dates vary each year. AP course offerings at JHS include; AP US History, AP English Literature & Composition, and AP Calculus AB.
Understanding Score Reports
It can be very difficult to navigate score reports and understand how you have performed. Below are links to help students and parents read reports and gain valuable information.
REGIONAL TESTING CENTER
Jonesville High School is a regional testing center for SAT and ACT tests. Students who are looking to improve their scores may elect to retake the test at our testing center. Please visit our Regional Testing Center page to view more information about the tests and how to sign up.