Add Additional Endorsements to a 5-yr Professional License By Passing Applicable Praxis II Exams

Limited to specific license types and endorsements as indicated below:

SPECIALTY AREA TEST

TEST CODE

PASSING SCORES

ENDORSEMENT AREA

Art: Content Knowledge
(taken before 9/1/2011)

(0133)

159

Visual Arts

Art: Content Knowledge
(taken after 9/1/2011)

(0134)

158

Visual Arts

Biology: Content Knowledge

(0235)

155

Biology

Business Education
(taken before 9/1/2010)

(0100)

590

Business and Information Technology

Business Education
(taken after 9/1/2010)

(0101)

157

Business and Information Technology

Chemistry: Content Knowledge

(0245)

153

Chemistry

Earth Science: Content Knowledge

(0571)

156

Earth Science

English Language, Literature and Composition: Content Knowledge

(0041)

172

English

French: Content Knowledge
(taken before 9/1/2010)

(0173)

169

French

French: Content Knowledge
(taken after 9/1/2010)

(5174) Computer-based

163

French

German: Content Knowledge
(taken before 9/1/2010)

(0181)

162

German

German: Content Knowledge
(taken after 9/1/2010)

(5183) Computer-based

163

 German

Family and Consumer Sciences
(taken before 9/2008)

(0120)

550

Family and Consumer Sciences

Family and Consumer Sciences
(taken after 9/2008)

(0121)

150

Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Physical Education PreK-12

(0856)

151

Health and Physical Education

Marketing Education
(taken before 9/2008)

(0560)

570

Marketing Education

Marketing Education
(taken after 9/2008)

(0561)

147

Marketing Education

Mathematics: Content Knowledge

(0061)

147

Mathematics

Middle School English/Language Arts

(0049)

164

Middle Education English

Middle School Mathematics

(0069)

163

Middle Education Mathematics

Middle School Science

(0439)

162

 Middle Education Science

Middle School Social Studies

(0089)

160

Middle Education History and Social Sciences

Music: Content Knowledge

(0113)

160

Music-Vocal/Choral or Instrumental

Physics: Content Knowledge

(0265)

147

Physics

Social Studies: Content Knowledge

(0081)

161

History and Social Science

Spanish: Content Knowledge
(taken before 9/1/2010)

(0191)

161

Spanish

Spanish: Content Knowledge
(taken after 9/1/2010)

(5195) Computer-based

168

Spanish

Technology Education
 (taken before 9/1/2011)

(0050)

610

Technology Education

Technology Education
(taken after 9/1/2011)   

(0051)

162

Technology Education

  • Does not apply to individuals who are seeking prek-3 or prek-6 or other endorsement areas that do not have or match VA Praxis II requirement.
  • Does not apply to individuals who hold a technical professional license, vocational evaluator license, pupil personnel services license, or division superintendent license.
  • One or more endorsements may be added to a collegiate or post graduate professional license or a provisional license provided its specific endorsement requirements have been met.

To transmit your request to VDOE, please provide the two following items to FCPS Licensure Office:

  1. Send your signed and dated letter to VDOE licensure requesting the addition of the endorsement(s) to your teaching licenses
  2. AND
  3. Attach copies of your ETS score sheet(s) reflecting your passing Praxis II applicable to the endorsement(s) you are requesting in your letter.

Please email HRLicensure@fcps.edu  an inquiry if you have any questions regarding this licensure regulation change.

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January 10, 2012