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Seal of Biliteracy

Testing Information

To earn the Seal of Biliteracy, students must demonstrate proficiency in BOTH English AND one or more world languages.

  • Students must be able to demonstrate proficiency in reading, writing, listening and speaking for English AND one or more languages.
  • Students can register for any of the test dates/locations. Transportation is not provided.
  • Tests take approximately 3.5 hours.

World Languages Offered

Fee: 134.00 unless otherwise stated

2024-2025 Testing Schedule and Location

Deadline to
Register / Pay
Testing Date
Location
School Contacts
  TBD

  Shorecrest

  Laura Gygi-Gamble
  TBD

  Shorewood

  Sue Small
  TBD

Shorecrest

 Laura Gygi-Gamble
  TBD

Kellogg

  Marie Hurtado
  TBD Einstein    Jessica Lee-Torvik

 

Registration and Payment Processing

STEP 1:  

Select your Language in which you would like to be assessed in (Fee is based on language choice)  You will be tested in your ability to Read, Write, Listen & Speak in your selected language. 

It is highly recommended to view sample tests prior to your selection: https://avantassessment.com/sample-tests  If you do not see the language you would like to test, please email the District Testing Coordinator :kristine.lemme@ssd412.org 

FEES
Stamp: $25.00 unless otherwise stated on language list
ALTA: $134.00

 

STEP 2:

Click here to MAKE A PAYMENT  Reminder:  SAVE YOUR RECEIPT to upload below.

To request financial assistance, please email your school contact or counselor and attach the screenshot of their scholarship approval instead of the receipt. 

If you have forgotten your password, please visit https://wa-shoreline.intouchreceipting.com/accountrecover.aspx  and a password reset message will be sent to your email address on file.
HINT: Check your junk mail or spam folder for the password reset email.

STEP 3:

 Register for the testing date and location of your choice.

Results of your assessment will be sent out via Parent Square 2-3 weeks following your completed testing date.

Calculating Credits

To view both STAMP and ALTA Rating Scales- Click to Expand

First page of the PDF file: WLCompetencyScoringGuide-SampleProcedureSTAMP-WorldSpeak_2

Washington State Seal of Biliteracy