Updated 2017

Different tests provide different information, and some tests are better than others for documenting the intellectual strengths and weaknesses of children with Williams syndrome (WS). Several tests that are commonly used when assessing children with WS are described below. the "right" test will vary for students with WS at different ages, and the recommended tests for students with WS may be different from the tests that are typically given by school psychologists. Therefore it is very important for families to ask what tests will be given and provide school districts with the following information to help ensure that your child's team has the best possible information.