Pro Feature

With Quiz Attempt settings, teachers can adjust how many re-take attempts students are allowed on a quiz. Students will automatically be able to retake the quiz until they have reached the max number of attempts.

From your Assignments page:

  1. Navigate to the quiz where you want to allow retakes

  2. Click Configure to bring up a modal

  3. Under Advanced Settings, set a number for Quiz Attempts:

Gif: Access Quiz Attempt Settings by clicking gear icon next to the assignment

Setting this number controls how many retakes a student is allowed for this quiz.

Student View

Students can navigate to the quiz at any time and review their score. If there is a remaining retake available, they will see a green Retake button that will clear their scores and allow them to retake the quiz:

Image: Student view of quiz, included retake button

Manually Give a Quiz Retake

Teachers can manually give a quiz retake at any time, even if the student has reached the max number of attempts set in Quiz Attempts, by navigating to the Quiz and then selecting Give Retake:

From your Assignments page:

  1. Go to Progress > Quiz Scores

  2. Find the Quiz icon for the student you would like to give a retake

  3. Click the green Give Retake button

Gif: Reset quiz from student's quiz submission

This will clear quiz answers for that student's quiz and allow them to re-take the quiz.

Student Notification

Students will see a notification (blue dot) in the upper right portion of their account when they've been given a retake. They can click on this notification to navigate directly to the quiz.

Adjust Settings for all Quizzes in a Section or Course

It's possible to change the settings for all of the quizzes in a Section at once. You can:

  • Change how incorrect / correct answers are displayed

  • Modify how incorrect / correct results are displayed for each type of quiz (Check for Understanding, the Final Quiz, etc)

  • Change the default number of retakes students get when taking a quiz

  • Apply the Shuffle Questions setting by module, lesson, or assignment.

To go to the Quiz Settings Page click on Course Settings > Quiz Settings:

Quiz Attempt Settings is a feature available as part of CodeHS Pro. To get CodeHS Pro for your school, contact our team at

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