Parapro Information 

The job description and requirements for Instructional Assistants in our district can be found in our district policy GDAAI.  

All Instructional Assistants are required by law to have one of the following qualifications:
  1. 60 hours of college credit
  2. Associates degree
  3. Successful completion of the Para Professional Test

These requirements apply to all Instructional Assistant positions, including but not limited to:
  • Computer Lab Managers
  • Library Assistants
  • PE Assistants
  • Classroom Instructional Assistants
  • Migrant Instructional Assistants
  • Title I Instructional Assistants
  • ESL Instructional Assistants

You can find information about the ParaPro test here.

Our district offers the online ParaPro test through Angela Coats, our subsitute coordinator.  
You may contact her at 750-8880.  
She can let you know the times it will be offered.