• Students wishing to receive the Alabama Seal of Biliteracy must apply to their local school Seal of Biliteracy team and meet all the following requirements:
    • Successful completion of all high school graduation requirements
    • Proof of English proficiency via successful completion of Alabama state requirements for English Language Arts
    • Proof of proficiency in one or more other languages via a benchmark score on an approved assessment

    List of English Language Proficiency Criteria Options

    We suggest that seniors apply by Fall of their senior year to allow enough time to retest if needed due to scores and/or technical difficulties. The OPI/WPT is only offered in the Spring, so students may wish to attempt those tests before senior year.