The WIDA Screener is an English language proficiency assessment given to incoming students in Grades 1–12 to assist educators in identifying students as English Learners (ELs). The purpose of this assessment is to help educators make decisions about whether a student is a candidate for English language support services.


Quick Reference Guides

Prepare for the WIDA Screener with this checklist:


WIDA Screener Preparation Checklist


How to administer the Screener:

WIDA Screener Directions

Find the results of the Screener:


Find WIDA Screener Results on WIDA AMS