ParaPro Assessment

The Adult Learning Center administers the ParaPro assessment.  The School District of Pickens County requires applicants for teaching/instructional assistant positions to pass the ParaPro assessment OR have an Associate's Degree OR have at least sixty hours of college credit.  

  • Limited space is available for this assessment, and slots are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • You should plan to arrive no later than 8:45 am for the test and plan to be in testing from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.
  • Students arriving later than these times may not be allowed to test.
  • Other testing dates may be available by appointment only.
  • The cost for those who want to take the test is $55 (for Pickens County residents) and $100 (out-of-district residents).
  • Payment must be paid on the day of testing -  Credit or Debit payments only.

You must call the Adult Learning Center office at 864-397-3825 to register for the   ParaPro assessment.  

ParaPro Assessment

Go to for additional assessment information.