• The Van Buren Intermediate School District administers the ETS ParaPro Assessment to anyone wishing to fulfill the requirements of a paraprofessional in the State of Michigan. The assessment measures the skills and knowledge in reading, writing, and math possessed by prospective and practicing paraprofessionals. It also measures their ability to apply those skills and knowledge when assisting in classroom instruction.  

    A minimum passing score of 460 has been established by the Van Buren Intermediate School District and the State of Michigan to meet the paraprofessional requirements.

    ETS Parapro Assessment Testing Center is located at the Van Buren Tech Center, 250 South Street, Lawrence, Michigan  49064.   For additional information, click here or contact Veronica Whitman at vwhitman@vbisd.org