Paraprofessional Information

Applicants for Paraprofessional positions within TASD must provide proof of qualification under the No Child Left Behind Act by presenting one of the following documents:

• Praxis ParaPro Exam score report with a minimum score of 457

• Official college transcript confirming at least 60 hours of academic credit (non-vocational)

• Copy of active teacher license

In addition to the above requirements, applicants for Paraprofessional positions within the TASD ABC Program must present proof of qualification by presenting a Child Development Certificate (Associate’s degree).

The TASD Human Resource Office administers the exam on the second Monday of each month from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Little Center Computer Lab at 3512 Grand Avenue in Texarkana, Arkansas There is a $55.00 testing fee, which is to be paid by the applicant prior to the day of testing, by either cash, cashier's check or money order. Please see the registration form below.

Please find below the link for the Paraprofessional Study Guide.

Registration Form