Praxis II for Educational Staff Associates (ESA)

School Counselors must successfully complete 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. Passing score for the test (#5421) is 156.

School Psychologists must 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 accepts the Praxis II only for these areas.