8th Grade Magnet & 8th Grade Gifted Non-Magnet Students at M.D. Roberts Middle School will take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®) on Wednesday, October 15th. The PSAT/NMSQT is the proven first step to college and career opportunity. By measuring reading, mathematics, and writing skills, the PSAT/NMSQT provides students with valuable college readiness feedback and tools to help them reach their college goals. The testing session will begin at approximately 9:00 a.m. and will end at approximately 11:15 a.m. There is no cost associated with this exam. It is critical that your students are present for this exam.
PSAT Letter (2014).pdf
August 1-7, 2014
Enrollment will be held at M.D. Roberts Middle School
Mr. Roberts was the sixth of ten children. He received his educational training from Georgia Normal and Industrial Institute, Morris Brown College, University of Michigan, University of Hawaii, and Georgia State University. He also held an honorary Ed.D from Birmingham Baptist University. Mr. Roberts also had experience as a World War II veteran, a government civilian who worked in post-war Europe, and an educational leader from Twiggs County.
Mr. Roberts was an advocate of quality education and a respected community leader. His strong leadership assisted the school system integrate smoothly during the challenging period of the 1960’s.
Because of Mr. Robert’s legacy, his service as a humanitarian, and his outstanding contributions to education in Clayton County, our school was named in his honor, M.D. Roberts Middle School.