ML Assessment & Exit Criteria

Multilingual Learners Assessment

The Connecticut State Department of Education uses the LAS Links Online Assessment for the MLL Assessments for all students in Grades K-12. 

The LAS Links Online Assessment accurately assesses K–12 English language proficiency using a secure, robust online testing platform. The skills that are assessed include:

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing

For more information, visit the Connecticut State Department of Education website here

Multilingual Learners Exit Criteria

In order to achieve exit status as a Multilingual Learner, the student must obtain the following on the LAS Links Online Assessment:

  • an overall Level 4 or 5 on the LAS Links
  • a Reading score of 4 or higher
  • a Writing score of 4 or higher