Assessment Participation of ELs

These links may not reflect changes on state websites after 10/1/2017. Note that some states use the terms English language learner (ELL) or limited English proficient (LEP) on websites.

If you cannot find the information you are looking for from the listings below, you may look for it on individual State's education agency websites.

  • Alabama
  • Alaska See page 10
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District Of Columbia
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts See page 25 VI, B
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi See Section 7 (pages 48-49)
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico See section under What are the evaluation, assessment, and accommodations considerations for ELs with disabilities?
  • New York
  • North Carolina See page 1
  • North Dakota See Section 7.1
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon See page 2
  • Pennsylvania See ELLs with Disabilities section, page 6
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia See section V. Students Dually Identified as Limited English Proficient and with a Disability; page 9
  • Washington See section "Recognizing Access Needs in All Students" on pages 4-5
  • West Virginia See pages 48-50
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming