Standardized Testing

The New PSAT

As you may know, the format of the PSAT has changed. Below is a link to a PowerPoint presentation designed to help prepare students for the new PSAT. The information provided includes: skills tested on the new PSAT; sample new PSAT questions; tips on how to prepare for the new PSAT.

PSAT: Understanding Your Scores

Below are two PowerPoint presentations regarding how to read and understand your PSAT scores. The first is for 9th and 10th graders. The second is for 11th and 12th graders.

SAT Testing Dates

To download a helpful checklist to guide you as you register for the SAT and as you prepare for test day, please click on the link below.

Register for and learn more about the SAT: http://sat.collegeboard.org/home..

ACT Testing Dates

Register for and learn more about the ACT: http://www.actstudent.org/.

SAT/ACT Preparation Courses

Goldstein Test Prep offers test prep for OLSH students throughout the year at a reduced rate. Schedules are sent to parents and students and posted here.

OLSH partners with Goldstein Test Prep to offer SAT Preparation courses to OLSH students, often on OLSH's Campus. The cost of a standard SAT course is $599, but Goldstein Test Prep offers a subsidized price of $450 for all OLSH students. In addition, Goldstein Test Prep offers students requiring additional financial aid the opportunity for scholarships on a case-by-case basis.

The course itself meets for 16 hours of instruction and includes four proctored SAT exams. If you are interested or simply have questions, please contact Mike Goldstein, Founder & Executive Director of Goldstein Test Prep at mike.goldstein@goldsteintestprep.com or (412) 874-7645. Students who have already taken a previous course with Goldstein Test Prep are welcome to sit-in on later courses at no additional charge. Also, you can view other course locations and tutoring options at www.goldsteintestprep.com.