Hello Sophomore and Junior Parents,

We are pleased to be able to offer the PSAT/NMSQT test on campus at SPA this fall. This practice test is an excellent way to gauge which skills and knowledge your student should focus on before taking the SAT exam. This test is only available for 10th and 11th graders this fall.


  • Date: October 14, 2017
  • Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Place: Contra Costa School of Performing Arts
  • Cost: $16


To sign up for the PSAT at SPA, go online to register and pay at

  • If you click on the blue button that says $16.00, it will walk you through the process to pay for the test. In the "add additional notes to merchant" section on the page where you enter your credit card, please enter your student's FIRST and LAST NAME.
  • Please be advised there will be NO REFUNDS for test fees.
  • Students should arrive no later than 8:45 am on Test Day.
  • Bring #2 pencils, a calculator, and an I.D.


For more information on the PSAT and how to prepare, visit:

We will send out more details for Test Day when we get closer to the date in October. We look forward to getting our SPA high schoolers ready for the college application process together!