General Information

Below are links to provide you with more information about the WIDA Screener assessment tools.

A Brief Description of WIDA Screener:

Learn more about the WIDA Screener in the following document:

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  • The WIDA Screener is an English language proficiency assessment given to incoming students in Grades 1–12 to assist educators with the identification of students as English language learners (ELLs). The purpose of this assessment is to help educators make decisions about whether a student is a candidate for English language support services.
  • Assessment Administration:
    • Specific information regarding the WIDA Screener administration for school staff members.