PSAT Pre-Survey Parent Opt Out Form

Submit your opt-out decision

The following provides content from the division's PSAT pre-survey opt-out form. 


Dear Parents and/or Guardians of Tenth and Eleventh Grade Students:

As we shared this summer, Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) tenth and eleventh grade students will take the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) on October  _____. Our high school will dismiss at _________ on this date, and high school academies across FCPS will be closed.  

As students sit to take this test, they will participate in an introductory session where they will be asked to complete an optional pre-survey from the College Board. You may view a copy of the optional pre-survey questions online ( 

If you do not wish for your child to take part in the pre-survey, please complete the form below and return it to the School PSAT Assessment Coordinator by _______________________. 

If you have questions about the pre-survey, contact ______________________ at ______________________. 




Please only complete this portion of the form if you do not wish for your child to participate in the pre-survey of the PSAT/NMSQT test this school year. 

I do not give permission for my child to participate in the PSAT/NMSQT pre-survey questions. 

Student's name (please print): ________________________

Student's school (please print): _______________________

Signature of parent or guardian: ______________________

Date: ___________________________________________


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