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Placement Testing


LCA does not require incoming PK4 students to complete a Placement Test. 


Kindergarten through 1st Grade

30 minute individual evaluations are administrated on a one-on-one basis at the LCA campus. These evaluations are scheduled by the Academic Coordinator after completing the online application.
Kindergarten Study guides are available HERE (fall enrollment) and HERE (spring enrollment).  
1st Grade Study guides are available HERE (fall enrollment) and HERE (spring enrollment).  


2nd Grade through 12th Grade

Lucas Christian Academy uses the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE). Testing takes place online at the LCA campus. Students will need to register online to take the ISEE after completing the online application.
The ERB website ( has a lot of information available to the parents about the ISEE. Click HERE to be directed to the ISEE Preparation page and scroll down to ‘What To Expect On The ISEE’ for Study Guide PDFs.

Select on ‘Web Guides’ to access an online practice test. Under the Taking the ISEE section and click on ‘Take a Practice Test’ – only available to grades 5th – 12th. The practice test will be very helpful to familiarize your student with the format of the online test.

The ISEE is widely accepted, accurate, and provides advanced insights to both schools and students to help guide the admission process. Click HERE to learn more about the ISEE as well as Educational Records Bureau (ERB), the not-for-profit organization providing admission and achievement assessment as well as instructional services for independent and public schools.

For questions, contact Lisa Dula at or (972)429.4362x219.

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