Representative TExES - Online

Representative TExES Exam

(Paper Practice Exam/Monday - Friday)

(Sam Houston State University Policy Information)

REQUIREMENTS:

PAPER-PENCIL TEST OFFERINGS

68        PRINCIPAL

177       MUSIC EC-12

113       ENG LANG ARTS &READ/SOC STUDIES

             4-8

178       ART EC-12

114       MATHEMATICS/SCIENCE 4-8

180       THEATRE EC-12

115       MATHEMATICS 4-8

190       BILINGUAL TARGET LANGUAGE

             PROFICIENCY TEST-SPANISH

116       SCIENCE 4-8

195       SUPERINTENDENT

117       ENG LANGUAGE ARTS & READING

             4-8

231       ENG LANG ARTS & READ (ELAR) 7-12

118       SOCIAL STUDIES 4-8

232       SOCIAL STUDIES 7-12

150       SCHOOL LIBRARIAN

233       HISTORY 7-12

152       SCHOOL COUNSELOR

235       MATHEMATICS 7-12

154       ESL/SUPPLEMENTAL

236       SCIENCE 7-12

158       PHYSICAL EDUCATION EC-12

238       LIFE SCIENCE 7-12

160       PEDAGOGY & PROFESSIONAL RESP.

            EC-12

256       JOURNALISM 7-12

161       SPECIAL EDUCATION EC-12

291       CORE SUBJECTS EC-6

164       BILINGUAL EDUCATION SUPP.

613       LOTE – SPANISH

TEST DATES/TIME:

  • Monday – Friday
  • Schedule: Various times from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Examinees need to report to the testing site 15-30 minutes prior to their scheduled testing time
  • THREE hour time limit for Paper-Pencil exams (exceptions are shown below)
    • Core Subjects EC-6 has five individual timed sections
      • ELAR = 1 HR, 30 MIN
      • Mathematics = 51 MIN
      • Social Studies = 30 MIN
      • Science = 35 MIN
      • Fine Arts, Health, and PE = 35 MIN
    • Mathematics 7-12 = 4 hours

REGISTRATION/ADMINISTRATION/TEST FEE:

  • $30.00 (non-refundable, non-transferable)
  • Examinees may register for a scheduled test date via our website; Click here to register
  • Seating is limited and registrations are done on a first-come, first-serve basis
  • Rescheduling will require a payment of another registration/administration/test fee

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS:

  • Must be made with the Testing Center 1-2 weeks prior to testing
  • Contact the Testing Center via email test.ctr@shsu.edu or call 936-294-1025
  • Extended time is not available for the online Representative TExES exams; Examinees that need extended time will need to take the paper-pencil Representative TExES

ITEMS NEEDED:

  • Current, unexpired photo& ID (i.e., driver’s license, passport, state-issued ID, military ID, student ID etc.)
  • Second form of ID (i.e., any of the previously listed photo IDs, social security card, birth certificate, credit/debit card, library card, etc.)
  • Student ID number

CALCULATORS:

Calculators may be used on specific Representative TEXES exams and are supplied by either the Testing Center or the Examinee. Please see the list of exams below.

  • Mathematics/Science 4-8 (114) - Testing Center supplies a scientific calculator
  • Mathematics 4-8 (115) - Testing Center supplies a scientific calculator
  • Special Education EC-12 (161) - Testing Center supplies a scientific calculator
  • Mathematics 7-12 (235) - Examinee allowed a graphing calculator; Calculator supplied by examinee
  • Science 7-12 (236) - Testing Center supplies a scientific calculator

SCORES:

  • Score analysis sheets containing grade information will be sent by the College of Education in approximately two weeks following the test
  • Questions or comments regarding scores must be addressed to the College of Education Certification Officer

RETAKES:

  • Contact the College of Education for more information

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CONTACT:

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Website: shsu.edu/testing
  • Email: test.ctr@shsu.edu
  • Visit: Academic Building IV, Room 102
  • Call: 936-294-1025
  • Write: Testing Center, Box 2240 SHSU, Huntsville, Texas 77341