Praxis II for Educational Staff Associate (ESA)

School Counselor- Must have successfully completed a comprehensive examination of the knowledge included in the course work for the required master's degree in counseling or the Praxis II specialty area test (computer-based code #5421) in guidance and counseling, administered by the Educational Testing Service. Test (#5421) passing score is 156.

School Psychologist- Must have successfully completed a comprehensive examination of the knowledge included in the course work for the required master's degree in school psychology or the Praxis II specialty area test (code #5402) in school psychology, administered by the Educational Testing Service and used by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP). Test (#5402) passing score is 147.

Washington does not accept the Praxis II for any other content knowledge area. 

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