Assessment Participation of ELs

These links may not reflect changes on state websites after 7/10/2017. 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 See page 7 column on the right
Delaware See page 22
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
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. Student Dually Identified as Limited English Proficient and with a Disability; page 9
Washington  See page 4
West Virginia See section " When to choose an alternate assessment," page 48
Wisconsin
Wyoming