Students are placed into the proficiency level which corresponds with their performance on the program’s placement test, Compass. IEP exam is $5.00 and an appointment is required.
--Scores are valid for 6 months from date of placement exam for initial enrollment in classes.
--Placement Exam cannot be retaken to enroll in higher levels if already registered in IEP classes and have attended classes within a calendar year.
--Placement Exam must be retaken if student enrolled in IEP classes, but has been out of the program for more than one calendar year.
Testers that are not in agreement with results of placement exam can petition to retake exam immediately after receiving scores.
Lower Level Registration
Students can request to be placed in a lower level than placed through the placement exam.
Registration without Placement Exam
Students can request to not take the placement exam and start in the first level.