2020-2021 PSAT/NMSQT Information

Grapevine-Colleyville ISD high school students will be participating in the PSAT/NMSQT (Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test) in the upcoming months. This is an important test that can help students along the path to college. Remote learners will have the opportunity to come to campus to test on their assigned testing date. If your student is a remote learner and would like to take the PSAT/NMSQT, please complete the respective form below. 

If your child is a junior, the PSAT/NMSQT test will be offered to all junior students on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. Remote learners have the opportunity to respond to this survey indicating their intent to test. The survey must be filled out prior to October 1, 2020. 

If your child is a sophomore, the PSAT/NMSQT test will be offered to all sophomore students on Thursday, October 29, 2020.  Remote learners have the opportunity to respond to this survey indicating their intent to test. The survey can be filled out beginning on October 14, 2020, through October 18, 2020.

If your child is a freshman, the PSAT/NMSQT test will be offered to all freshman students on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.  Remote learners have the opportunity to respond to this survey indicating their intent to test. The survey can be filled out beginning on October 30, 2020, through January 8, 2021.

Students not testing will participate in remote independent learning during the time of the test.  Testers will be released from campus at the conclusion of testing and buses will run at that time to provide transportation home. Grab-and-Go lunches will also be available for students on the day of testing.  

If your child is a junior, the PSAT/NMSQT offers him or her the opportunity to enter competitions for scholarships that can assist with college financial aid.

For all students, the PSAT/NMSQT is also considered valuable practice for the SAT.  Personalized feedback will be provided and students can also link their results to KHAN Academy for additional feedback. You will receive instructions from your campus on how to access this information after the test date. 

For more information about the PSAT/NMSQT, visit psat.org.