ACT WorkKeys Testing

Pikes Peak BOCES offers testing for paraprofessionals through ACT WorkKeys. The test consists of three subjects; Applied Mathematics, Workplace Documents and Business Writing.

Passing levels for the tests are as follows:
  • Applied Mathematics - Level 4
  • Business Writing - Level 3
  • Workplace Documents - Level 4
Applied Mathematics-
Timed Test: 55 min
Number of Questions: 34
Free Practice Test Download
Sample Questions
Level & Skill Descriptions 

Workplace Documents- 

Timed Test: 55 min
Number of Questions: 35
Sample Questions 
Level & Skill Descriptions 

Business Writing- 
Timed Test: 30 min
Number of Questions: 1 Prompt
Level & Skill Descriptions

Take the Test

The tests are given at 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. at the PPBOCES office Monday-Friday. Tests are computer based. Please call the number below to check availability or to schedule an appointment.


Larissa Decola - Administrative Receptionist 
Phone: (719) 622-2089


For more information on the tests, take practice tests and more, please visit the ACT website.


The initial test fee is $70, and is payable by money order or cashiers check only. There are additional fees to take failed sections. Candidates may test only twice in a 30 day period. 


The test is given at the Pikes Peak BOCES, in the Administration Office. We are located close next to the intersection of I-25 and S. Circle Dr. We are directly across the street from Hotel Elegante on Circle, in a tan brick building. Once you pull into the main entrance, follow the sign that says "Deliveries/Admin." and park near the admin. office entrance. You will need to ring the doorbell for access into the building. The testing room will be the first door on your left once you enter.

​Additional WorkKeys Testing Sites


5050 Edison Avenue
Suite 122
Colorado Springs, CO 80915

719.232.0932 Call to Register


DENVER, CO 80203

(720) 423-4773 Call to Register