Posted on 08/15/2021
PSAT/NMSQT Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m.

The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test is a great tool for students considering college.  The PSAT measures critical reading skills, math problem-solving skills and writing skills. Los Gatos High School recommends that students take the PSAT in order to receive feedback about strengths and weaknesses, enter the competition for National Merit Scholar Scholarships (11th graders) and to help prepare for the SAT.

Los Gatos High School offers families the convenience of paying exam fees online at the time of registration. This registration will take a few minutes and can be completed from any computer with internet access.

Here are the important dates for the registration process:

Monday, August 23, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. – Registration Opens 

Friday, September 3, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. – Registration Ends 

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 – Registrations that have not been paid for will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered.

Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. – PSAT at LGHS

In order to register, students should click on the link provided on the school website or visit to register. The cost per test is $30. Please be sure to have a debit or credit card available before beginning registration.

Please contact Jennifer Blomquist,, if you have questions or require financial assistance.