High School & WAMS 8th Grade October SAT & PSAT Schedule

We are pleased to announce that Waterbury Public Schools will offer the PSAT and SAT for all 8th through 12th grade students this fall. The test will be in-person for ALL students, whether or not they are an in-person or virtual student.

Surveys have been given to students to gauge interest in participation and transportation needs. Virtual students will take the PSAT or SAT in the school they attend on a separate day from in-person learners. Please see the following guide for more information as it pertains to in-person students and virtual students.

In-Person Learners will adhere to the following schedule:

October 14th

  • SAT DAY for in-person seniors
  • PSAT DAY for in-person freshmen, sophomores and juniors.
  • All 8th grade in-person students at WAMS will also take the PSAT
  • Transportation will be provided as usual. All participants should arrive on time.  
  • School Day Changes:
    • 7:20-1:00 p.m.
    • 7:20-1:45 p.m. (for students who require more time)

October 27th

  • All in-person learners will need to remain at home and participate in asynchronous learning. Teachers will NOT have Google Meets on this day.  

October 29th

  • All in-person learners will need to remain at home and participate in asynchronous learning. Teachers will NOT have Google Meets on this day. 


Virtual Learners will adhere to the following schedule:

October 14th

  • All virtual learners will continue to remain at home and participate in asynchronous learning. Teachers will NOT have Google Meets on this day.  

October 27th

  • SAT Day ONLY for seniors who are virtual learners. 
  • Transportation will be provided for senior virtual learners who have opted to take the SAT. 
  • School Day Changes:
    • 7:20-1:00 p.m.
    • 7:20-1:45 p.m. (for students who required more time)
  • If a senior is NOT taking the SAT, they must participate in asynchronous learning.  
  • All freshman, sophomore and junior virtual learners will continue to remain at home and participate in asynchronous learning. Teachers will NOT have Google Meets on this day.  

October 29th

  • PSAT for freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are virtual learners. Transportation will be provided for virtual learners who have opted to take the PSAT.  
  • School Day Changes:
    • 7:20-12:30 p.m.
    • 7:20-1:15 p.m. (for students who required more time)
  • If a freshman, sophomore or junior is NOT taking the PSAT, they must participate in asynchronous learning. 
  • All senior virtual learners must participate in asynchronous learning. Teachers will NOT have Google Meets on this day. 




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