Academic Testing

For more information about APS Assessment Guidelines due to COVID: 2020-21 please click here.


The ACCESS for ELLs is an English language proficiency assessment administered to students in grades K-12 who have been identified as English language learners (ELLs).

ACCESS for ELLS testing begins February 22nd for students with a WIDA level of 1-4. Information has been shared via Parent Vue and information will also be shared with students via Canvas regarding specific testing dates. This is a federal requirement as well as one for the state of Virginia and this assessment cannot be administered virtually. Any questions or concerns you may have about this test administration should be communicated with the following staff. Thank you for your understanding and support.

Ms. Boggan, Principal – 703-228-5900

Mr. Hanson, Assistant Principal

Ms. Campbell, Testing Coordinator

Ms.Luu, Attendance Secretary

County-Wide Schedule for World Language – Level I and II

  •  Mid-Term PATS Speaking Exam
  •  Mid-Term Writing Exam
  •  Final PATS Speaking Exam & Writing Exam


SOL tests will take place this year. Please click here for the updated SOL 2022 schedule!