Registration for Fall 2022 is now open.

The last day to register for Fall 2022 is November 11th. 

Spring 2023 Registration will begin on December 5th. 

 

Program Admission Requirements for Adult Education

 

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age for the GED® Preparation and ESOL programs.

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age for the Underage GED® program. 

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age for the Graduate 24/7 and Adult High School programs.

  • Applicants must be formally withdrawn from their regular high school program.

  • Applicants must take a placement test. 

 

Enrollment for Pasco Adult Education @ Wesley Chapel Face-to-Face and Online Classes 

 

The enrollment process can be completed online or in our Adult Education office. 

 

Please refer to the steps below to aid in this process. For any questions regarding the enrollment process, please contact our Adult Education office at (813) 794-8777.

 

  • If needed, see our Adult Education School Counselor to find the best program for you. Certified School Counselor Kathleen Carreño. Email kcarreno@pasco.k12.fl.us or call 813-794-8828.

 

  • Complete the student application and pay the $31.20 non-refundable fee for your class. Payment is due at the time application is submitted and is non-refundable. The payment form is found at the end of the application. 

 

  • A placement test is required for both GED Preparation and ESOL classes. The GED Preparation classes require a TABE test. The ESOL classes require a CASAS test. Schedule here for a TABE or CASAS PLACEMENT TEST. There is a $12.50 scheduling and processing fee that must be made prior to scheduling your TABE or CASAS test.  This fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.  If you miss your testing appointment, you will be required to pay another non-refundable scheduling and processing fee. For the TABE, students must be at least 16 years of age. For the CASAS, students must be at least 18 years of age. 

 

  • Check in at the front Adult Ed office in portable 4 with your Government-issued ID. Required for all testing.

 

PLEASE REGISTER AND TAKE YOUR PLACEMENT TEST (TABE OR CASAS) NOW. 

 

Required for GED Preparation classes: TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education in Reading, Math, and Language). 

The test is approximately 4 hours. 

 

Required for English Language classes: CASAS  (Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment Systems in Reading and Listening).   

The test is approximately 2 hours. 

                      

Testing is held at Pasco Adult Education @Wesley Chapel in Building 7 by appointment. Appointments are scheduled online. 

 

TABE and CASAS testing hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Tuesday and Thursday  8:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. 

 

Due to COVID-19, wearing a mask is recommended but optional.

 

 

TABE Testing for Non-Students

 

TABE tests can be required for technical programs, childcare programs, law enforcement, and other programs.  If you are not a student in a PAE class but would like to use our testing lab to take the TABE, please follow the steps below to sign up for a testing slot.

 

There is a $12.50 scheduling and processing fee that must be made prior to scheduling your TABE test.  This fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.  If you miss your testing appointment, you will be required to pay another non-refundable scheduling and processing fee.

 

  • Check-in at the front Adult Ed office in portable 4 with your Government-issued ID. Required for all testing.

  • The test is approximately 4 hours.

  • Schedule for the TABE.