Jefferson Adult Basic Skills and Career Center
Getting the High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) is just the beginning of a student's journey, and Jefferson Adult Education is here to help students bridge the gap between where they are now and where they want to be.
Our Adult Basic Skills & Career Center Offers:
- GED (HSE) preparation to pass the GED Exam
- Basic skills in Math and English to prepare for college, get a promotion at work, or get a better job.
- Career Power Skills: This is a new course that is an option students can choose to research careers that match their interests, learn workforce skills, resume writing, and interview skills. Students will develop academic skills in the context of college and career readiness and will be prepared to successfully transition to career training, community college and/or employment.
High School Equivalency (GED) Preparation
Prepare for college and/or career, and/or get your HSE (GED)
Jefferson Adult Education GED Orientation/Adult Basic Skills
Orientation and Class Enrollment Dates for New Students: (Returning students start August 15, 2018)
Aug. 21, 2018 9:00 am & 5:30 pm Oct. 2, 2018 9:00 am & 5:30 pm Nov. 6, 2018 9:00 am & 5:30 pm Jan. 15, 2019 9:00 am & 5:30 pm March 5, 2019 9:00 am & 5:30 pm April 16, 2019 9:00 am & 5:30 pmGED CENTER LOCATION
East Portable Building
699 Serramonte Blvd., Daly City, CA 94015
Phone: 650-550-7891- Fax: 650-550-7963
GED CENTER REGULAR HOURS
Monday: 9:00 am-1:30 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 am-3:30 pm and 5:30 pm-8:30 pm.
Saturday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm (Spanish only GED Prep)GED TESTING SCHEDULE
Tuesdays: 10am-2pmWednesdays: 4:30-8:30pm
HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY EXAM PREP
GED TESTING REQUIREMENTS
Every person testing must show a valid identification at each testing session. Acceptable forms of ID include:
Valid driver’s license
California ID card
Resident Alien Card
If you have not turned 18 yet, you must have a letter of request from a prospective employer, training program or educational institution.
TESTING FEE:$140 paid online and $15 fee for each retest. You will need to create an account at GED.com to pay the fee (with a credit card) and set up an appointment to take the exams.
Reasoning through Language Arts: Approx. 3 hours
Reasoning with Mathematics: Approx. 2 hours
Science and Social Studies: Approx. 1 1/2 hour each.
RETEST POLICY:Demonstration of adequate mastery of subject area is required before approval to retest is granted.If you only need a few credits (30 or less) to complete the requirements for graduation, you may earn a high school diploma. For more information contact: Kay Johnson at: 650-550-7910 or Francisca Wentworth at: 650-550-7874