Entry level GED test prep and Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes focus on improving your reading, writing and math skills. Each class is taught through direct instruction by a credentialed teacher. The highly focused nine-week sessions will prepare you to transition to the HSE/GED test preparation classes or high school diploma classes, whichever meets your educational goals. Registration is at the 7th Street campus. There is no cost for these courses.
A pre-test will be given in the office at the time of registration to ensure proper program placement. Students will attend a mandatory orientation session to outline program expectations and set educational and personal goals. Contact the office for orientation dates and time. These classes are available at no charge.
Session 1 August 8 - October 7, 2016
Session 2 October 10 - December 21, 2016
Session 3 January 9 - March 10, 2017
Session 4 March 20 - May 17, 2017
M-F, 8-10 am or 10:15-12:15 pm
M-F, 8-10 am or 10:15-12:15 pm
M/W, 6:00-9:00 pm
T/Th, 6:00-9:00 pm
Advanced Level HSE (GED) Test Prep
HSE (High School Equivalency) standards are based on high school graduate skills in the areas of reading, writing, math, social studies, and science.
Chaffey Adult School's HSE test preparation program offers classes designed to prepare students to pass the GED computer based exam (instruction also applies to other HSE exams, HiSET & TASC). Students are required to take an assessment before placement and attend an orientation session. All classes are facilitated by an instructor, are self-paced, and students must commit to attending class at least 3 days per week for the full class period. A textbook is required for all HSE prep classes and is available for purchase in the office. Coursework is also available online. Students should register for HSE preparation classes at the 7th Street campus. There is no cost for these courses.
Chaffey Adult School is an authorized GED Testing Center.. All examinees must first register for the GED exam by creating a free account on-line at https://ged.com. All exams are scheduled in advance and paid for on-line. The cost for the full battery of tests is $140.00 ($35.00 per test x 4 tests). The GED exam is administered at Chaffey Adult School's 7th Street campus. For more information about the GED exam, go to https://ged.com or contact the 7th Street campus at (909) 391-5365.
Requirements for Testing: Must be 18 years of age and present a valid government issued, photo ID (i.e. California I.D. card, driver's license, passport). Also, must present proof of California residency (i.e. utility bill, bank statement, government issued documentation). See California Department of Education for current list of accepted proofs of residency at http://www.gedtestingservice.com/testers/policy_ca.
For questions regarding examinees under 18, residency requirements, accommodations and a complete list of guidelines for testing, see the GED website at https://ged.com, or contact the GED Examiner at the7th Street campus at (909) 391-5365, ext. 2814.