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SAT: April 13th, 2021
SAT + Essay: Tuesday 2/16 Deadline!

FCHS Juniors,

When taking the Colorado school day SAT this spring, 11th grade students will have the option of taking the SAT with or without the optional essay. Adding the essay to their SAT registration is a student choice. Students may add the essay to their registration through their online College Board account or by calling the College Board during the window of January 18th - February 16th. Exceptions will not be made after the College Board deadline. Individual students who wish to take the optional essay must register for it in advance; bulk registration for the SAT essay is not available.

Students may register through their College Board account at or by phone at 1-866-917-9030, select Option 2. All questions regarding individual log in information will be answered by College Board representatives.

Additional Information:
-The Essay is scored separately from the SAT. A student’s score on the essay will not improve or reduce their score on the SAT.
- The essay may be required by some colleges and universities. To find out a particular school’s essay policies go to: