• It's Never Too Late!


    The Northwest R-I School District does not offer GED courses.  However, Jefferson College, Hillsboro, Missouri offeres a great GED course.  The Jefferson College Adult Education Program
    has been recognized by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education as a Star Program With Distinction - the HIGHEST honor awarded to an AEL program in the State of Missouri.


    Jefferson College's GED Process:


    Step 1: Sign up for GED classes (636) 797-3000: at Hillsboro, Ext. 437; Arnold, Ext. 591; Northwest, Ext. 534
    Step 2: Attend a 12-hour Orientation and begin classes
    Step 3: Request accommodations for testing if needed, (ie...physical/emotional/learning disabilities)
    Step 4: Pass a GED practice test
    Step 5: Mail the GED Test Application Form 
    Step 6: Receive your authorization form in the mail from the State of Missouri
    Step 7: Register for the test with the Assessment Center, Ext. 148
    Step 8: Pass the GED Test
    Step 9: Transition to Jefferson College or work


    Click here for more information on Jefferson College's GED Program