Adult Education / HiSET Classes

***PLEASE NOTE:  ADULT EDUCATION FOLLOWS THE LIVINGSTON PARISH PUBLIC SCHOOL HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR SCHOOL CLOSURE.  SEE YOUR HANDBOOK FOR A DETAILED CALENDAR. 
NO CLASSES WILL BE HELD FRIDAY, DEC. 21 - JAN. 7.***


LPPS ADULT EDUCATION / WORKREADY YOU PROVIDER

HiSET CLASSES

 

To enroll in Livingston Parish Adult Education for Literacy Skills or HiSET classes, please call 225-664-9427 or come by for more information (13330 Burgess Ave., Walker, LA  70785).  Classes are FREE. We offer several class times and days to fit into your personal, work, or family schedule.

To enroll or for more information:
Livingston Parish Adult Education Center
13330 Burgess Ave., Walker, La. 70785

Email: adult.education@lpsb.org  or call (225) 664-9427

Website:  http://adulteducation0.wixsite.com/adulteducation

Services Offered

 Adult Basic Education Classes

Offered to students who need help with skills for post-secondary education, training, or employment. 

Fast Track Classes

Offered to students who need very little help with skills needed for post-secondary education and employment. The student will receive one-on-one sessions before scheduling the HiSET, formerly known as GED.

Tutoring Services/College Prep

Offered to students who may or may not have a GED/HiSET or their High School Diploma. We can help with basic skills needed in order to pass college courses, or to help your children with their homework.

Students enrolling in these classes are required to take a placement test (TABE) before training can take place.

Other Services Offered 

· Scheduling HiSET Exams

· College and/or Career Research

· Calculator Tutorials

· Official HiSET Testing Center

Scholarship Opportunities 

HiSET Scholarship

· Student must be currently enrolled in our program

· Covers the full $90 fee.

· Student must take an Official      Practice Test (OPT) and have      qualifying scores on at least 3 of the 5 subtests. 

Requirements: 

To enroll, every student will need a picture ID and Social Security Card.

 *If you are 16 or 17 years old, you will need: 

· Age Waiver

· Drop Slip from the last school attended.

· Students must also have a parent or guardian present at orientation.

 



Orientation & Enrollment:

 

Every Friday at 8:00AM

Every Monday at 5:00 PM

ESL Orientation is every

Thursday at 12:15 PM

 

*Orientation begins

Promptly and lasts 3 hours.


Livingston Parish

Adult Education Classes

Day Classes:

Monday - Thursday:

8:15 AM - 11:15 AM

 

Night Classes:

Monday - Thursday:

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Night classes are ongoing beginning after Labor Day ending mid-May. 

 

ESL Classes:

Monday & Thursday:

8:00 AM - 10:30 AM

 

*Spots for the ESL classes are limited. Enrollment is on a strict first-come, first-serve basis.

 

The Benefits of

attaining a

High School

Equivalency Diploma

Get a Better Job

The majority of jobs in this country require a high school diploma. A High School Equivalency Diploma is accepted by employers just like a high school diploma.

 

Continue Your Education

A High School Equivalency Diploma is accepted at most colleges and universities and proves that you have completed your high school education.

 

Increase Your Income

Incomes increase with your level of education. Attaining your High School Equivalency Diploma can mean better pay.

 

Invest in the Future

Earning a High School Equivalency Diploma is an investment in yourself and the future of your children.

 

Feel Better About Yourself

By earning their diploma, many students experience a remarkable improvement in how they feel about themselves and their lives. It makes a difference!

 




Notice of Discrimination

The Livingston Parish School Board does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, national origin, disability or gender in its educational programs and activities (including employment and application for employment), and it is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of gender by Title IX (20 USC 168) and on the basis of disability by Section 504 (42 USC 794). The Title IX Coordinator is Stephen Parrill

Livingston Parish Public Schools is committed to ensuring that all websites and web applications, both public-facing and for internal use, conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (W.C.A.G.) 2.0 Level AA. Any issues should be reported toLPWebAccessibility@lpsb.org. (stephen.parrill@lpsb.org), Assistant Superintendent, P.O. Box 1130, Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225) 686-7044. The Special Education Director is Dr. Eric Penalber (eric.penalber@lpsb.org); the LPPS 504 Coordinator is Monica Sullivan (monica.sullivan33@lpsb.org), P.O. Box 1130 Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225)686-4248.

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