• Examination of Acceleration/Credit by Examination

    Please note:

    As a result of school closures due to the Coronavirus pandemic, changes to the June and July dates (as well as registration deadlines and processes) may become necessary. Please monitor this page for additional information as it becomes available.  Thank you.


    In accordance with Allen Independent School District Board Policy, the district will provide opportunities for K-12 students to earn credit for acceleration through Examination of Acceleration/Credit by Examination on the following dates:

     2019-20 Testing Dates  2019-20 Registration Deadlines
    October 19 (without prior instruction only) September 13
    February 8 (without prior instruction only) January 15
    June 1-4 April 24
    July 13-16 May 19
    Students must meet enrollment eligibility requirements in order to register for the Exam of Acceleration. Students must be enrolled in Allen Independent School District to participate in Examination of Acceleration or Credit by Examination testing.
    Testing dates indicated as "without prior instruction" are available to students who have not yet received any instruction in the grade level or course through which they would like to accelerate.  
    Exam of Acceleration/Credit by Examination registrations must be approved by designated personnel on the student's campus.  Contact your child's school for registration forms and information.
    If you have questions about the Exam of Acceleration/Credit by Exam testing, please contact the counselor at your child's campus or the Allen ISD Assessment Office at 972-727-0466.