LACONIA — Daytime HISET (High School Equivalency Tests) preparation classes are held at Laconia Adult Education on Monday through Thursday from 8:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m. These classes run through June and are free/
The The HISET Test offers adults an alternative to complete a secondary education. It is a HISET Certificate and not a High School Diploma. A HISET Certificate enables you to attend a Vocational-Technical or Community College or apply for a job where a High School education is required. The HISET Test is given by appointment only. Anyone under age eighteen must be enrolled in a HISET Options Program in order to take the HISET Test. Information can be obtained by calling the Laconia Adult Education Office at 524-5712.
The HISET Test covers Reading Comprehension in the subject areas of Science, Social Studies and Literature and the Arts. The Math section requires students to be proficient in basic Math, Fractions, Decimals, Percentages in addition to Algebra and Geometry. The Writing section of the HISET Test covers Grammar and Punctuation and a Written Essay. The HISET Test is written at a 10th grade reading level.
For more information about the daytime or evening HISET Preparation classes or the HISET Test, call the Laconia Adult Education office at 524-5712 or drop by Room #108 at Laconia High School.