Parapro Assessment Testing

SMEC is one of the only test facilities in the region for the ParaPro Assessment.  Designed by ETS, the ParaPro is a standardized measure of an individual’s reading, writing, and math skills for the purpose of certifying paraprofessionals and teacher’s aides. The assessment is in accordance with the No Child Left Behind Act and a requirement for Paraprofessionals in lieu of college education for Title I Schools. The test itself is 2 1/2 hours long and contains 90 multiple-choice questions that cover both individual knowledge and practical application in the classroom. The fee to take the test is $80, and is administered by appointment only.

Payment will be due at the time of registration.  24 hour cancellation policy/ no call, no refund

If you have any additional questions or would like to schedule an appointment, please contact Sherri Tetrault at