|9||Very Advanced||I speak and understand English completely fluently.||C2|
|8||Advanced||I speak and understand very well but sometimes have problems with unfamiliar situations and vocabulary.||C1|
|7||Pre-advanced||I speak and understand well but still make mistakes and fail to make myself understood occasionally.||B2|
|6||Upper Intermediate||I can communicate without much difficulty but still make quite a lot of mistakes and misunderstand sometimes.||B2|
|5||Intermediate||I can speak and understand reasonably well and can use basic tenses but have problems with more complex grammar and vocabulary.||B1|
|4||Low Intermediate||I can make simple sentences and can understand the main points of a conversation but need much more vocabulary.||B1|
|3||Pre-Intermediate||I can communicate simply and understand in familiar situations but only with some difficulty.||A2|
|2||Elementary||I can say and understand a few things in English.||A1|
|1||Beginner||I do not speak any English.|
The school's level scale matches IELTS. When a student has finished work at a level s/he should achieve this score on an IELTS test.
* Common European Framework of Reference for Languages of the Council of Europe.