College Board PSAT/NMSQT

  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019

  • SFHS is happy to provide an opportunity for students to prepare for the SAT through administration of the PSAT.

Info for Testers

  • Testing room assignments will be posted near the Media Center, Counseling Office, and East Hall Office before the exam day.  Students who registered for the PSAT on Total Registration will also receive an email with their testing room assignment prior to the exam day.  Students can also check with one of their teachers if they are unsure of their testing location.  

    Important Reminders for Testers 

    Students should report to their testing room by 8:25am.

    Use the restroom before arriving at your testing room.

    Bring an approved calculator - see the Student Guide for more information about acceptable calculators

    Bring several No. 2 pencils.

    Bring a snack/drink for the breaks.

    Cell phones and smart watches cannot be used during the testing session and will be collected by proctors.  Please leave these devices at home, if possible. 


    Please refer to the PSAT Student Guide for more detailed information about the exam.  


    PSAT Day Schedule - Wednesday, October 16th


    Buses will run at their normal times. 

    DE students will be dismissed at their regular times.

    Thursday, October 17th will be an odd block day.

    Friday, October 18th will be an even block day.



  • PSAT Exam Information


    Registration is closed. 

    The deadline to register for the PSAT was August 31, 2019.

    Exam Date:  Wednesday, October 16, 2019


    Cost:  $18 for all 9th, 11th, and 12th grade students

    All 10th grade students will take the PSAT at no cost and do not need to register.

    Interested 9th, 11th, and 12th grade students should register online. Students can also pay online via the registration site, or they can take a copy of their registration confirmation and a check (payable to South Forsyth High) to Mrs. McCance in the West Hall office before August 31, 2019.

    PSAT Information - Did you know? 


    Please refer to the PSAT Student Guide for more detailed information about the exam.   


    Home school students may participate in PSAT/NMSQT at a designated Forsyth County school.

    Home school students living in Forsyth County who are interested in taking the PSAT/NMSQT should register to take the PSAT at South Forsyth High School this year. 

Info for Non-Testers

  • All non-testers will be assigned to a non-testing room at 8:25am.  Non-testing students will attend three presentations.  Please ask any of your teachers for your non-testing location for October 16th.   


    Additionally, juniors and seniors may choose to use this time for college visits (please follow the school procedures for college visits - see counseling for details).