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June 10 2022

ParaPro Assessment has announced some changes to their testing system and procedures.

We are currently waiting to find out the status of those changes.

Email  parapro@moesc.net and we can keep you updated on the changes as we are notified.

Thank you


ParaPro Assessment:

The ParaPro Assessment is a general aptitude test that is required in many states for paraprofessional certification. It also offers school districts an objective assessment of your foundation of knowledge and skills. Start now and take the necessary steps to become a paraprofessional.

The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals.  In accordance with the No Child Left Behind Act, the ParaPro Assessment can be used to certify teacher's aides and assistants in the instruction of these subjects to school children.


Testing location:

Mid-Ohio Education Service Center - 890 West Fourth Street, Mansfield OH 44906

419-774-5520      email: parapro@moesc.net



$75.00 (Cash or Credit Card)

Payment is not refundable but your appointment time may be changed with in 72 hours notice.

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Testing dates:

The testing center is currently testing each Wednesday in 2022.

Testing times are 9:00 am or 1:00 pm

Email parapro@moesc.net to make and appoint time, or any other inquires.


Frequently asked questions:

Who Should  the Para Pro test?

The test is for prospective and practicing paraprofessionals.


How Long is the test?

Test takers have 2½ hours to complete the test.


What Subjects are on the test?

Test subjects include reading, writing, and math.


What is the format of the test?

The test has 90 multiple-choice questions, approximately two-thirds of which focus on basic skills and knowledge. The remaining one-third focus on applying skills in the classroom.

All test questions are in English.


For a practice test and to find more information visit the ETS website