High School Equivalency Program
HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PROGRAM
The NEW high school equivalency grant-funded program provides academic instruction for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and General Assistance (GA) population
Prerequisites: Customers must be receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or 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 & language
Day(s): Monday – Friday Times: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Course #: NJS
Place: Paterson, Broadway Academic Center, TBA
Referrals: Every Monday
Prerequisites: Customer must be receiving TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) or 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 more information, please call 973-684-5748 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org