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PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 8/9
In accordance with TEC Sec. 29.916 and Dallas ISD School Board Policy EK (Legal), Dallas ISD will administer the following College Board tests, PSAT/NMSQT and Advanced Placement (AP) tests to HomeSchool students who reside within the Dallas ISD attendance boundaries. The PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 8/9 are administered each October to 8th and 10th-grade students in Dallas ISD.
Homeschooled students wishing to take the exam may contact the Testing Coordinator at their local Dallas ISD campus for more information on registering for the exam. The district deadline to register for the October administration is September 18, 2023.
NEW FOR FALL 2023: The PSAT/NMSQT will be administered in a digital format. Students and families can find more information on the College Board SAT Suite of Assessments PSAT/NMSQT webpage.
AP Exams are standardized exams designed to measure how well students have mastered the content and skills of a specific AP Course. Most AP courses have an end-of-year exam, but a few courses have different ways to assess student learning - for example, AP Art and Design students submit a portfolio of work for scoring (www.collegeboard.org)
AP Exams are administered over the course of two weeks each May. For the 2024 exam schedule including start times, click HERE.
AP Exams are administered at high schools across Dallas ISD. Please ask your teacher or counselor for more information.
Homeschooled students wishing to register for an AP Exam should contact the AP Coordinator at their local Dallas ISD campus. The deadline for homeschool students to register for full year and semester exams is October 31, 2023.