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Annual PSAT testing held for sophomores, registered juniors

The PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) is held on Wednesday in the large and small gym as well as classrooms throughout Coppell High School for sophomores and registered juniors, who are required to pay a $17 fee. The test allows testers to receive scholarship opportunities from national programs.

Christine Zacuai, Executive News Editor

October 12, 2018

Wednesday morning, the Coppell High School large gym hallway filled with lively and nervous chatter from the awaiting crowd of test takers of the school organized test, the PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test).   Administered every October, the PSAT is open...

Underclassmen’s stress for success

October 12, 2011

Tolu Salako Staff Writer With the PSAT and first six weeks being over, stress for the future has been increasing over the past few weeks for CHS underclassmen. Before the PSAT I recall seeing groups of sophomore and even freshman preparing for the PSAT which does not even count for National Merit this year. Including the stres...

PSAT aims Image and video hosting by TinyPic

November 13, 2009

By Julia Kim Staff Writer Video by Taylor Vowell On Oct. 13, freshman, sophomores and juniors tackled the PSAT while the seniors enjoyed the first of many late arrivals which prominently translates to additional hours of sleep. Although some students struggled while others excelled each class...

CHS recognizes National Merit honorees

November 3, 2009

By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer Video by Brian O'Connor On Oct. 28, Coppell High School hosted a luncheon in the library to honor students recognized for their National Merit Scholarship Qualification test. Honorees included National Merit Semifinalists, National Merit Commended Students, National...

PSAT sets tomorrow’s schedule

October 13, 2009

By Julia Kim Staff Writer PSAT tomorrow. These words haunt the majority of the junior class, testing for the opportunity to become a finalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. While seniors will enjoy a few hours of extra sleep, underclassmen will follow with the usual routine of attending...

Seniors to arrive late on Wednesday

October 6, 2009

As PSATs creep up on the class of 2011, the class of 2010 is busy preparing for a morning off. On Wed. Oct 14, juniors will be taking the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Class schedules will therefore be altered for the first half of the day. For seniors with B or C lunch, fourth period begins at 11:30...