M.S. 120B.31, Subd. 4a, now requires school districts to provide notice to parents or guardians of their option to refuse to have their students take the statewide assessments. The Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has developed the following form for parents to use to exercise this option: Parent/Guardian Refusal for Student Participation in Statewide Assessments Form. All opt-out form should be sent to Wayzata High School, ATTN: Sue Iverson, 4955 Peony Lane N. Plymouth, MN 55446, Sue.Iverson@wayzata.k12.mn.us.