schools and standardized testing

Jadwiga Zajaczkowa / Jenne Heise jenne at
Wed Dec 22 13:49:23 EST 2004

> What counts as not-so-great ?  I was offered a place at Smith and my
> score was 1490 (IIRC) ... since I ended up choosing to go to school in
> Canada, I never really had a sense of how this score was "really"
> viewed.  

1490 is quite a high score, and in the US scoring along those lines in 
the PSAT will usually get you a National Merit Scholarship.

-- Jadwiga Zajaczkowa, Knowledge Pika jenne at 
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