Yearly Testing

Second Language Proficiency Exams 2017

Passing the Second Language Proficiency (SLP) exam satisfies the New York State Education Department graduation requirement for Checkpoint A proficiency in a language other than English.

NYC will offer French, Italian, Latin, and Spanish SLP exams in these languages to Grade 8 students that are enrolled in NYC public and charter schools that offer these courses, and have met the course requirements in accordance with Checkpoint A learning standard for Second Language Proficiency.


Second Language Proficiency (SLP) exams will be administered at 9:15 a.m. on Monday, June 19, 2017.