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"Be Prepared for School Each and Every Day"




" A Great Place for Education.  Where Students Are Achievers."

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† EAST ORANGE BOARD OF EDUCATION TASC TEST CENTER

The East Orange Board of Education has been approved by the Department of Education as a TASC Test Center. Testing is done on two Saturdays per month, and registration is done every Tuesday.Registration is by appointment only, and can be arranged by sending an email to Beth Coleman, beth.coleman@eastorange,k12.nj.us.†† Paper and pencil tests are currently available.† Online testing will be available effective October 2014.

Testing Dates
July -- 09, 23, and 30, 2016
August -- 6, and 13, 2016
September -- 17 and 24, 2016
October -- 8 and 15, 2016
November --12 and 19, 2016
December -- 10 and 17, 2016


Registration every Tuesday.† Your registration must be completed in person with the TASC Testing Coordinator, Ms. Beth Coleman.† Pre-registration is mandatory. You just cannot walk-in and take the tests.

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† The following are the eligibility criteria:

††† 1.† You must be a NJ resident
††† 2. You must be at least 16 years of age
††† 3.† You must be officially withdrawn from school
††† 4.† You have not graduated from an accredited high school or received a high school equivalency certificate or
††††††††† diploma before

†††† 5. All 16 and 17 year olds must present a properly authorized Consent Form and a Certification of
††††††††† Non-Enrollement in School Form. These forms must be signed by the appropriate persons and bear the
††††††††† stamp or seal of the school.
††††† 6.† Parent/Guardian of 16 and 17 years old must be present at registration.
†††††
WHAT IS THE COST FOR TESTING?
$92.00†for complete test battery (5 subjects) payable with Money Order
Retest fees are as follows

The retest fee is $10 per subject. Total retest fees will not exceed $40 for the complete battery of tests.
†††† Registration Process
1.††††† Attend a registration session (Registration is held on Tuesdays at 5:00 by appointment only)
2.††††† Complete an application to take the exam
3.††††† Payment†in Money Order (no cash,/checks/credit at this time)
4.††††† Present Valid Identifications
5.††††† Schedule an examination (Admissions ticket is required to enter examination room)
†††† Please note that free preparation courses are available through he East†Orange Board of Education Adult
†††††††† Basic Skills Program. Registration is required to be a student in this program and a placement test must be
†††††††† taken to determine your level of proficiency.† Classes are held Monday through Thursday from 4:00 to 7:00
††††††††† p.m.† After the placement test you will be registered
††††††††† for classes if spaces are available.
†††† Government Photo ID (can be any of the following) NJ Driverís license/ driving permit/state or county†††
††††††††† issued
†††††††† ID
Social Security Card preferred (will also accept birth certificate, valid credit card)
††††† ** If you are showing a US or foreign passport, you must also provide proof of NJ residency.
†††††††††† NJ Residency: Lease/Rent agreement, utility bill, bank statement, property tax receipt, federal income tax
†††††††††† return. Documents must be current and display the applicantís full name and NJ address
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All students must be scheduled to take the examination, prior to the test date.†
Please call 973-266-5640 X 49001 and speak with:
† † Mr. Stephen Webb, Supervisor, Alternative/Community†Ed. Programs, East Orange School District
†††††††††††††††††††††††††† or email
††
Ms. Beth Coleman @ beth.coleman@eastorange.k12.nj.us
For more information: