Registration for the 2022 NLE is now open!

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 12, 2021

What's Up at the NLE?
The 2021 Fall NLE Newsletter is now available for your perusal!

November 8, 2021

NLE's October Zoominar
The National Latin Exam reviews the recent changes to the exams and how they affected the 2021 exams.

August 16, 2021

Scholarships and Recognitions for NLE
The NLE announces the recipients of its annual scholarships and the retirement of the long-time chair of the O'Donnell Committee

February 22, 2021

Giving the 2021 National Latin Exam
Here is information for administering the online version of this year's NLE

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 2021-2022 NASSP List of Approved Contests, Programs, and Activities for Students.
The National Latin Exam

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