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Education

GED testing

PRINCETON — The Regional Superintendent of the Bureau-Henry-Stark Regional Office of Education will administer the General Educational Development (GED) exam from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 15 and Oct. 16. Testing dates for November will be announced at a later date.

Registration and testing will be conducted at the Business Employment Skills Team (BEST, Inc.) office on Backbone Road East (IBC Building) in Princeton. Registration for the GED testing will be taken every Monday, Wednesday or Thursday at the BEST office from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The November testing dates will be the last time for first time testers to take the paper based GED Exam. November will also be the last time for taking or retaking the writing portion of the GED Exam. December dates will be announces for re-testers to take exams except for the writing portion. Anyone who has not passed all six parts of the GED Exam by December 2013 will have to start over in January, 2014. Old test scores will not carry over.

People who did not complete high school and are interested in taking an equivalency exam must pre-register prior to taking the test. A $50 fee is due at the time of registration and must be paid in the form of a money order.

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