The ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam), is offered in three levels:
Lower (students currently in grades 4-5)
Middle (students currently in grades 6-7)
Upper (students currently in grades 8-11)
The ISEE consists of 4 multiple choice sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, Reading Comprehension, Mathematics Achievement, and an essay (not scored). There is no penalty for incorrect answers. Score reports show scaled scores (between 760-940), percentile scores, and stanines. Students can take the ISEE up to three times.