Grant-funded Programs

High School Equivalency Program

The NEW high school equivalency grant-funded program provides academic instruction for the General Assistance (GA) population.  Students will improve their reading, writing, math, social studies and science skills in preparation for the HISET or TASC exam.



v  Instruction in reading, math, writing skills, social studies and science

v  Academic assessment

v  Basic computer skills

v  Literacy and computer-based training

v  Job readiness skills

v  Career counseling and job placement assistance

TABE requirements: 7.0 in reading, math and language; Intensive Math: 5.0

 Day(s):       Monday – Friday      Times:       8:30 am – 4:00 pm


Referrals:  Every Monday

 Prerequisites: Customer must be receiving General Assistance (GA).  Must have the ability to read, write and converse in English. 

Referrals are made through the Passaic County Board of Social Services.

For additional information, please contact:     Pat Nole, Director, WFNJ Programs

Tel # 973-684-5748 •Email: