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News & Announcements

May 6, 2019

Have You Received Your Applications for NLE Scholarships?
Several teachers have contacted the NLE looking for their applications

April 15, 2019

The National Latin Exam's Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
The National Latin Exam promotes and supports the teaching and learning of the Latin language, its literature and culture, and its lasting influence in the modern...

March 23, 2019

The 2019 National Latin Exams

The exams, answer keys, and translations for use in the classroom.

November 20, 2018

NLE & The Cambridge Latin Course
Joe Davenport, a long-time consultant for the Cambridge Latin Committee and a member of the NLE's Writing Committee, has put together a document outlining how...

November 9, 2018

Report on the 2018 NLE Survey
View the results of the 2018 National Latin Exam survey completed by 1,200 Latin teachers and administrators

September 1, 2018

Latin Teachers May Now Administer Their Own Exams
Breaking News for the 2019 NLE!

July 1, 2018

2018 NLE Scholarship Winners
Check out the recipients of our 21 $2000 scholarships
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The National Latin Exam

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.

The National Latin Exam

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