High School Equivalency (GED)

This course helps students prepare for the General Educational Development (GED) Testing Program, which may lead to a state high school diploma. It reviews the fundamentals of Mathematics, English, Social Studies and Science. Persons 17 years of age or older who are not attending regular school are eligible for this program.

What is the GED?

The GED® Computer Based Test Series is designed to offer students an alternative route to a high school diploma. The four test series consists of Language Arts, Social Studies, Science and Mathematics. Students take these exams from the State of Connecticut.

To register for the GED® Computer Based Test Series, students must start the process at ged.com and then appear in person at the Windsor Adult Education office, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Windsor. 860-687-2000, ext. 1273.

Who Can Take the GED Test?

In order to register for the GED® examination, an individual must be at least 17 years old, present an official withdrawal form signed by a parent or legal guardian, and have been withdrawn from school for six months. Applicants that are 18 years of age may submit, in lieu of a withdrawal form, a letter from their last high school that the class with which they entered ninth grade has already graduated.

Individuals with a disability who might require accommodations on the GED Test are encouraged to contact:

Mayela Aguirre-Ernest
Windsor Board of Education
860-687-2000, ext. 1273


Sabrina Mancini
Connecticut State Department of Education GED® Office

How Much Does the GED Cost?

An applicant 21 years of age or older and a non-veteran must pay an initial registration fee of $13 to take the test. Only veterans and applicants under the age of 21 are exempt from fees.

Fall 2018 Schedule

Daytime Class: ABE/GED

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Starts September 17, 18, 19
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 20
  • Instructors: Bulat & Kijak
  • Free
  • Registration: September 10, 11, 12 at 9:30–11:30 AM, Windsor Board of Education, Room 20.
  • Call 860.687.2000 ext 1273 for further information.

Evening Class: GED

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 6:30 PM - 9 PM
  • Starts September 17, 18, 19
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at Windsor High School, 50 Sage Park Road, Room A213
  • Instructors: Anderson, Kijak & Schwartz
  • Free
  • Registration: September 10, 11, 12 at 7–9 PM, Windsor High School, Room A103.
  • Call 860.687.2020 ext. 2374 (between 6–9 PM) for further information.

Windsor Public Schools

601 Matianuck Ave
Windsor, CT 06095
Tel: 860.687.2000 ext. 1273

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