Students who will be transferring into grades 5 or 9 in the public school system from any in-state non-public school or any home school program, or any Louisiana resident transferring from any out-of-state school are require to take the LEAP test or State placement test (grades 4 and 8). Students must register through the Tangipahoa Parish School System. Home schooling students who wish to take the LEAP Test (Grades 3-8) must also register through the Tangipahoa Parish School System. The deadline for registering for LEAP test is March 11, 2020.
The LEAP tests will be administered in 2 formats this year for 3rd Grade only. It will be paper based testing (PBT) conducted April 27 - May 1, 2020 or Computer Based testing (CBT) for selected schools for 3 grades during the testing window of March 30-May 1, 2020. Grades 4th - 8th will be computer based testing (CBT) during the testing window of March 30 -May 1, 2020.
Forms can be obtained by contacting Ms. Donna Carral at 748-2513 or downloaded from the links below.
Louisiana Department of Education Assessments
Andre Pellerin, District Test Coordinator