Districts must make annual placement determinations for ELs based on the ACCESS scores. On this page you will find guidance on administering ACCESS along with resources.
As of 2017, ELs in Illinois need to receive an overall composite score of 4.8 on ACCESS to be English proficient.
New English Proficient definition identifying English Learners in Illinois - June, 2017
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