What is the MLS?

Developed for the state of New York, the MLS is a diagnostic tool used in the process of identifying Students with Interrupted Formal Education (SIFE). Evaluate students' abilities in their home language and view student performance reports using our free tool.

MLS Statistics

New York school educators and administrators can:

Existing account holders can register students, edit information or access reports by logging in at the top right corner.

User Resources

Having a technical issue with your account?

Our MLS Quick-Start Guide will show you how to use this tool.

Our full length webinar will give you a detailed overview of the process.

Our Help Center provides in depth information about the MLS.

Have questions? We're offering open office hours! See available time slots.


Please note that a student must be registered prior to taking a test. Log in to register students.

View available MLS test languages.

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