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High School Placement Test Prep

Practice Quiz presents 42 free review questions and explanations for the High School Placement Test (HSPT) given by Scholastic Testing Service (STS), Inc.

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The High School Placement Test (HSPT), administered by the Scholastic Testing Service (STS), Inc., is used as an application exam for 8th grade students who wish to gain admission to private high schools. Students may take the test depending on the date on which their school administers it during the year. It is typically given in paper form at the school to which the student is applying.  

Students are given 3 hours to complete the 5 sections of the HSPT, which focus on the following areas:

·         Verbal Skills

·         Quantitative Skills

·         Reading Comprehension

·         Mathematics

·         Language


The HSPT is scored on a scale between 200-800 points, with a score of 600 considered as above the 80th percentile. Students may take this exam only once.


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