Registration for the 2023 NLE is now open!
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The National Latin Exam (NLE) is a test given annually to Latin students across the United States and around the world.The NLE is not meant to be a competition but rather an opportunity for students to receive reinforcement and recognition for their accomplishments in the classroom. Depending upon their score, students may earn certificates, medals, and may even qualify for scholarships.

News & Announcements

November 29, 2022

What's New at the NLE?
Take a look at our Fall 2022 newsletter!

November 17, 2022

Questions about the Exams? Problems with Registration?
The NLE offers "office hours" to answer all your questions and concerns

November 15, 2022

NLE and the Cambridge Latin Course
Joe Davenport to lead webinar on Zoom

July 26, 2022

Congratulations to the Latest NLE Scholars
2022 Recipients of the Maureen O'Donnell Scholarship for Academic Excellence

June 22, 2022

Latest News from the NLE
The spring edition of the National Latin Exam's newsletter is now available

February 7, 2022

NLE Montross Scholar To Appear on Jeopardy!
Megan Sullivan of the University of Virginia Debuts on February 16

January 5, 2021

NLE Outreach
Our new committee launches its first newsletter!



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The National Association of Secondary School Principals has placed the National Latin Exam on the 2022-2023 NASSP List of Approved Contests, Programs, and Activities for Students.
The National Latin Exam

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