•  2018 Graduates

     

    Complete your Registration form today! 

     

    • To begin, please complete the online registration form (on the link below). 
    • After you complete the registration form the High School/GED program coordinator will contact you to schedule a reading placement test, which will be done in person. 
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    • Following testing you will be invited to join an online Zoom orientation meeting, which will be held on Monday afternoons.  
    • Please wait to be contacted after completing the online registration form below, as this process takes time.  
    • Our programs have continuous enrollment throughout the school year.  Students will be placed into classes after the registration process is complete. 

    Transcripts are only needed for high school completion and not for GED Prep classes. 

    * Please email your "unofficial" high school transcript(s) from the last high school(s) you attended to: Click here to email transcripts.  Transcripts will be evaluated by our counselor. 

     

    • Please make sure to use Google Chrome as your web browser to complete the online registration form- Click Here

     

    There is NO FEE for these classes.  

     

     There are different options available to fit our students' busy lives who live in the Greater Sacramento area. 

     


    High School

    San Juan Unified School District Adult Education Program offers high school credit courses that count toward the completion of a high school diploma.  Adult students work at their own pace in multi-subject classes under the direction of credentialed teachers, as needed.  A high school diploma is earned after successful completion of the requirements, 220 credits in specified subject areas. 

     

    GED Test Preparation Classes--

    GED preparation classes will help you develop the skills and confidence you need to pass the General Education Development (GED®) exam. (Also available through Distance Learning). 

     

     GED Graduate

    Options to consider for adults who do not have a high school diploma

     

     

    Obtain a Diploma through Adult School

    Pass the GED

    Pass the California High School Proficiency Exam

    Certificate of Completion

     HiSET

    Requirements

    Completing 220 credits of high school work in specific academic areas.

     

     

    Taking and passing all four subtests of the GED test.

    Taking and passing the California High School Proficiency Exam (CHSPE).

    Completing 220 credits of high school work in specific academic areas.

     

    Take and pass all five subject tests

    What is it?

    An official high school diploma.

    A certification of high school academic skills accepted by most employers

    A California legal equivalent to a high school diploma.

    It is a certificate indicating high school course requirements were achieved.

    A California recognized high school equivalency exam that will prepare students for college or career. 

    Subject

    area requirements

    English, US History,

    World History, Math including Algebra, Fine Arts, Government, Social Studies Elective, Economics, Science, and Electives.

    Reasoning through Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Mathematics Reasoning (geometry, statistics, algebra)

    English (reading writing), Mathematics (geometry, statistics algebra)

    Same as diploma.

    Language Arts Reading, Language Arts Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies

    Advantages

    Accepted by all employers, colleges and some branches of the military.

     

    If you have significant credits earned from prior schools this can be a good choice.

    Accepted by most employers, colleges, and some branches of the military.

     

    Some testing sites offer in other languages.

     

    Could be good choice if you are very low in high school credits.

    Accepted by some California employers and colleges.

     

    It has less subject requirements to pass than the GED.

    Accepted by most employers and some colleges.

     

    Accepted by most employers, colleges, and some branches of the military.

     

    Could be good choice if you are very low in high school credits.

     

    Disadvantages

    May take longer to achieve if you do not have many previous high school credits. 

     

     

    Not accepted by some employers. The military has some stipulations and may not accept the GED for enlistment.

     

    All tests need to be passed.

    May not be accepted outside of California, and the military may not accept.

    Is not equivalent to a high school diploma, and may not be accepted by all employers, all colleges, or all branches of the military. 

    Not accepted by some employers. The military has some stipulations and may not accept the HiSET for enlistment.

     

    Must pass all four tests to earn a HiSET credential

     

    For more information

    Talk with an Adult Education Counselor.

    www.ged.com

    www.chspe.net

    Talk with an Adult Education Counselor.

    https://hiset.ets.org/

Last Modified on November 22, 2021