- These classes are for students over the age of 16 who
left high school before they earned their diploma.
- Students who need a high school diploma to improve
their employment opportunities or to qualify for college benefit from
- The teachers must attend specialized training in order to provide a high-quality experience to students at all ability levels.
What will I study in GED Class?
Since the GED exam measures academic skills and knowledge associated with a high school program of study that graduated seniors need to know and be able to do, the GED test battery includes subject area tests in:
- Reasoning Through Language Arts
- Social Studies
GED For PCS Employees Program
Employees of Pinellas County Schools interested in obtaining their GED may do so in our Employees Program Interested employees should contact one of the adult education schools for more information.
Students who earn their diploma upon passing the GED exam have the option of walking in the annual Countywide Graduation in August/September. It is a night of celebration for families and graduates. We have had graduates of all ages, some in the eighies and nineties, in Pinellas County!
School Board of Pinellas County, Florida, prohibits any and all forms
of discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, religion,
national origin, marital status, age, sexual orientation or disability
in any of its programs, services or activities.