LCC is operating - we're just doing things differently.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, most programs and services are still operating remotely. Select "learn more" to access a list of face-to-face and hybrid classes for fall quarter. Applications for emergency funding assistance are still being accepted for fall quarter, which starts September 21. - Learn More.

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Due to precautions related to COVID-19, please note the following information:


Virtual Help Center

Our Testing staff is available via our Virtual Help Center to support you and answer your questions.

  Follow the link below between the hours of 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday.

Other ways to reach us during this time:

The ParaPro Assessment measures the skills and knowledge in reading, writing and math possessed by prospective and practicing paraprofessionals.

It also measures their ability to apply those skills and knowledge when assisting in classroom instruction. It was designed to satisfy the requirements of the federally legislated No Child Left Behind Act.

  Learn more about the ParaPro Assessment.


How to Schedule your Test

ParaPro Assessment available on a scheduled basis Monday - Thursday, from 10 am to 5 pm.
Schedule online through our online scheduling system. Online scheduling provided by RegisterBlast.


Costs and Fees

ParaPro Assessment: $85.
This covers two fees:

  • Fee to purchase an individual ParaPro exam: $55
  • Test proctoring fee: $30.

Length of Exam

Test takers have 2-1/2 hours to complete 90 multiple-choice questions in reading, writing and math..


  If you prefer to schedule your test by telephone please call us. Our contact information is listed at the bottom of the page.

 

How to Prepare

 

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Contact the Testing Center

We look forward to serving you! The Testing Center is conveniently located in Main (MAN) 128. No appointment is needed. If you need accommodations please contact Disability Support Services, (360) 442-2340.

 Angel Ruvalcaba/Placement & Intake Manager

  Main 128 (Testing Center)
  (360) 442-2361
  aruvalcaba@lowercolumbia.edu

 Sarah Westlund/Program Assistant

  Main 128 (Testing Center)
  (360) 442-2362
  swestlund@lowercolumbia

Testing Office (General Inquiries)

  (360) 442-2360
 
testing@lowercolumbia.edu

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