• Para Pro Assessment

    The Para Pro Assessment provides an opportunity for people who want to work in a classroom as a Paraprofessional but who do not have a college degree or enough college credits to meet the requirements of the position. The computer administered test assesses a person’s knowledge of reading, writing, and math. It consists of 90 questions that must be completed within 2 ½ hours. For more information about the Para Pro Assessment click on the link below. For testing information see details below.

    https://www.ets.org/parapro/

    Fee: $55.00, payable only by credit card
    ID:  Original, valid, government-issued photo ID is required for identification purposes
    Test Schedule: To register for an appointment for taking the Para Pro test click here.  

    October 6, 2020 09:00 - 12:00
    October 27, 2020 01:00 - 04:00
    November 10, 2020 09:00 - 12:00
    December 1, 2020 09:00 - 12:00
    January 12, 2020 09:00 - 12:00

    Masks are required. 

    If you have questions regarding the Para Pro test, please contact Carole Gray. 

    Phone: 772-219-1200, extension 30218
    Email: grayc@martinschools.org

    Location: Martin County School District 
                     Stuart Learning Center Lab

    1050 SE 10th Street
    Stuart, FL 34996

    The testing site is located next to J.D. Parker Elementary School.  To get to the lab from the parking lot of the Stuart Learning Center walk to the left around the back of the building and the lab is the first door.  

    Map to Stuart Learning Center Lab.pdf

    To study for the Para Pro Assessment, click on the links below.

    https://www.ets.org/parapro/test_prep/materials
    https://uniontestprep.com/parapro-assessment

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How much does the Para Pro Test cost?
    The cost of the Para Pro Test is $55.00, payable only by credit card.

    How do I pay for the Para Pro Test?
    Click here to fill out the registration form.  You will receive an email from the School Board of Martin County with a link for you to complete the payment by credit card.  

    How long is the Para Pro Test?
    Test takers have up to 2 ½ hours (two and one-half hours) to complete the test.

    How many questions are on the test?
    The Para Pro Test consists of 90 questions.

    How do I know if I passed the test?

    Test takers will receive their score in an unofficial report immediately after completing the Para Pro assessment. An official report will be mailed to you. For Martin County School District, effective September 3, 2020, the passing score on the Para Pro Assessment is 460.

    When may I retake the Para Pro Test?
    Click on this link to view the ETS Para Pro current test retake policy.  

    Is the Para Pro Test administered in any foreign languages?
    No, the test is only administered in English.  However, you may be eligible to an accommodation.  Click here to visit the ETS website for more information.  

    Where do I go to take the Para Pro Test?
    Stuart Center Learning Lab
    1050 SE 10th Street 
    Stuart, FL 34996


    The testing site is located next to J.D. Parker Elementary School.  To get to the lab from the parking lot of the Stuart Learning Center walk to the left around the back of the building and the lab is the first door. 

    Map to Stuart Learning Center Lab.pdf