About ELTiS

Quick and easy to administer and score.
Valid and reliable.

The English Language Test for International Students (ELTiS) is a standardized test designed to measure the listening and reading comprehension skills of high school age English language learners. The ELTiS is intended to evaluate students’ ability to manage the English language requirements of secondary school classes where English is the language of instruction.

Purpose:
  • Measures listening and reading comprehension of high school students (Grades 9-12)
  • Evaluates a student’s ability to comprehend academic content and handle the English language demands of classrooms where English is the language of instruction
  • Informs placement into EFL (English as a Foreign Language) or IEP (Intensive English) classes
  • Can be used as an exit exam
Benefits:
  • Quick and easy to administer and score
  • Instant onsite scoring
  • Comprehensive results: Scaled scores for listening and reading provided separately, as well as a combined overall score
  • Flexible and Secure: Two parallel test versions allow for increased test security and for pre- or post-testing.  Additional forms will be released in the future.
  • Cost-effective
  • Valid and reliable (see test development process and technical data)
  • Easy to switch from your current exams