• PSAT/NMSQT

    2021 PSAT Testing in BISD on Jan. 26

    On Tuesday, January 26, 2021*, Birdville ISD is paying for the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (NMSQT) for 10th- and 11th-grade students who were unable to participate in OctoberNon-testers in grades 9, 10 and 12 will adhere to a 9:30a.m. late arrival time

    NOTE: Late arrival does not apply to Shannon High School.  

    * If a student does not feel well on test day, they should stay home. The District is taking measures to help create a safe testing environment; however, it is critical that the aforementioned safety precautions be followed in order to reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure. 

    IMPORTANT:  STUDENT MUST COMPLETE THE PARTICIPATION & SAFETY PRE-SCREENING SURVEY TO PARTICIPATE.  

    Complete the Student Online Pre-Screening Survey  

    When students take the PSAT/NMSQT test and say “Yes” to Student Search Service®, College Board may connect them with its scholarship partner organizations, which provide over $300 million annually in college scholarships for qualified, underserved students with financial need. 

    Resources

    Practice with Khan Academy 

    Prepare with the 2020 PSAT/NMSQT Student Guide 

    Connect with Colleges by Opting In to Student Search Service (SSS)  

    Connect with Scholarships 

     

    Birdville ISD’s 202021 PSAT/NMSQT administration regulations are guided by the College Board’s SAT weekend administration health and safety requirements. 

    • Students won't be allowed to enter the school without a mask, which is required for the duration of testing. 
    • All students and test administration staff are required to wear a mask or protective face covering.
    • Student seating will adhere to social distancing guidelines during testing.
    • Students who violate the requirements put in place will be dismissed from the test administration room; if this happens, scores will be canceled. 

    The CDC recommends taking additional precautions such as: 

    • Gloves, hand sanitizer, or other personal protective equipment (PPE), regular handwashing. 

    For additional information contact the department of Advanced Academics at 817-547-8936 or the campus PSAT Coordinators.  

    Birdville High School 817-547-8255 

    Haltom High School  817-547-6079 

    Richland High School 817-547-7084