English Language (EL) Access

The ACCESS test is the annual assessment for all K-12 English Learners (ELs) in the State of Illinois. ACCESS scores are used to assess student progress and proficiency in English as well as to help determine placement in the EL program the following school year. 
Please refererence this parent letter from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for more information. 
For more information about the EL Access please reach out to: Justyna Szandarska, Bilingual Coordinator, at