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Instructions and Information

Our goal is to help you find a starting point in the Math curriculum that is challenging, but not too difficult. Your student will complete at least two assessments (possibly several) as part of the Math Placement Test. You will use the scores from these assessments to find K12's placement recommendation.

Explaining the Test to Your Student

It's important that your student understands why he or she is taking the test. Explain that its purpose is to help you choose what your student learns next in Math.

The Test Environment

When you give the test, make sure your student is well rested and has adequate time to complete the test in a relaxed way. Give the test in a well-lighted area that is comfortable for your student and free of distractions and interruptions (maybe the dining room or kitchen table).

Test Duration

The test consists of 16 separate assessments. Your student will take at least 2 of these assessments. The test is not timed, but you can plan on about 20-30 minutes to complete each assessment. Your student may take breaks as necessary, but we recommend that you try to complete testing within a three-day period.

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Questions? Please review our Placement Test FAQs (PDF) or call 1-888-YOUR K12.

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