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Editorial: Teens jeopardize the confidentiality PSAT content by meme-ing

Editorial: Teens jeopardize the confidentiality PSAT content by meme-ing

Editorial Staff

October 13, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Opinion, SS Staff

In debates about internet content, one controversial issue has been that privacy does not exist online so any content could be traced back to the sharer for legal reasons. On the other hand, one could argue that considering there is no Internet Bill of Rights to date, internet dealings are a largel...

PSAT alters school week

PSAT alters school week

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016


Filed under Campus

When it comes to preparing for a college career, many students take entrance exams such as the SAT and the ACT. On Oct. 19, Carlmont sophomores and juniors came to school at 8 a.m. to take the annual PSAT free of charge. According to Kaplan Test Prep, the test includes 60 minutes of evidence-based reading, ...

PSAT prepares students for the real deal

PSAT prepares students for the real deal

Kelly Song, Staff Writer

October 15, 2014


Filed under Top News

Bright orange slips and blue packets signal the arrival of the annual Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) in schools across the nation. Carlmont sophomores and juniors will take the standardized test on Wednesday, Oct. 15. to prepare for the upcoming college-admissions that lie ahead. The...

The PSAT for one and all

The PSAT for one and all

Danielle Hamer, Staff Writer

October 23, 2013


Filed under Campus

Carlmont administration’s recent shift from giving all students the option of taking the Preliminary SAT to holding a mandatory testing morning devoted to the practice test is met with mixed reactions from both students and teachers. The PSAT, an indication of which Advanced Placement classes students...

PSAT: sophomores vs. juniors

PSAT: sophomores vs. juniors

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

October 18, 2013


Filed under Multimedia

Weekday PSAT a first for Carlmont

Weekday PSAT a first for Carlmont

Josh Fagel, Staff Writer

September 26, 2013


Filed under Campus

Carlmont will be administering the PSAT (Preliminary SAT) on a school day this year for the first time ever. All sophomores and juniors are required to complete the three-hour PSAT on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 8 a.m. Previously, Carlmont has administered the PSAT on a Saturday morning. Instructional Vice ...

PSAT nears for sophomores and juniors

PSAT nears for sophomores and juniors

Ashley Kawakami, Features Editor

October 18, 2012


Filed under Campus

The preliminary SAT is coming up for students who want to begin to prepare for the official SAT. Carlmont's PSAT will be held on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m. in the D and E wings. Students need to bring number two pencils, a graphing calculator, their ID, the PSAT receipt, and a snack...

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