Adult Education / HiSET Classes




To enroll in Livingston Parish Adult Education for Literacy Skills or HiSET classes,
please call 225-664-9427 for more information.
  We offer several class times and days to fit into your personal, work, or family schedule.

Classes are FREE.

To enroll or for more information:
Livingston Parish Adult Education Center
13330 Burgess Ave., Walker, La. 70785
phone: (225) 664-9427
Email: [email protected]  



Enrollment has begun for the 2021-2022 school year!
e are enrolling students by appointment only! Please call the office for more information, or to schedule an appointment. 


Services Offered

Adult Basic Education Classes
Offered to students who need help with skills for post-secondary education, training, or employment. 
eLearn/Online Classes
Offered to students who are unable to take classes on campus due a number of various reasons.

Fast Track Classes
Offered to students who need very little help with skills needed for post-secondary education and employment. The student will receive one-on-one sessions before scheduling the HiSET, formerly known as GED.
Tutoring Services/College Prep
Offered to students who may or may not have a GED/HiSET or their High School Diploma. We can help with basic skills needed in order to pass college courses, or to help your children with their homework.
ESL Classes
Offered to non-English speaking students whose goal is to attain a HiSET.

Students enrolling in these classes are required to take
a placement test (TABE) before training can take place.

Other Services Offered

·Scheduling HiSET Exams
·College and/or Career Research
·Calculator Tutorials
·Official HiSET Testing Center

Scholarship Opportunities 

HiSET Scholarship
·Student must be currently enrolled in our program
Covers the full $93.75 fee.
·Student must take an Official Practice Test (OPT) and have qualifying scores on at least 3 of the 5 subtests. 

Enrollment Requirements:

To enroll, every student will need a picture ID and Social Security Card.

*If you are 16 or 17 years old, you will need:

·Age Waiver
·Drop Slip from the last school attended.
·Students must also have a parent or guardian present at orientation.

 Orientation & Enrollment:

Every Friday at 8:30AM

*Orientation begins promptly at 8:30 AM.*
Late arrivals will not be admitted and you will have to reschedule.

Day Classes:
Monday - Thursday:
8:30 - 11:30 AM 
Night Classes:
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday:
5:00 - 8:00 PM

 ESL Classes:
Monday & Tuesday Nights:
5:00 - 8:00 PM

*Spots for the ESL classes are limited.*
Enrollment is on a strict first-come, first-serve basis.

The Benefits of attaining a
High School Equivalency Diploma

Get a Better Job
The majority of jobs in this country require a high school diploma. A High School Equivalency Diploma is accepted by employers just like a high school diploma.

Continue Your Education
A High School Equivalency Diploma is accepted at most colleges and universities and proves that you have completed your high school education.

Increase Your Income
Incomes increase with your level of education. Attaining your High School Equivalency Diploma can mean better pay.

Invest in the Future
Earning a High School Equivalency Diploma is an investment in yourself and the future of your children.

Feel Better About Yourself
By earning their diploma, many students experience a remarkable improvement in how they feel about themselves and their lives. It makes a difference! 



Notice of Discrimination

The Livingston Parish School Board does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, national origin, disability or gender in its educational programs and activities (including employment and application for employment), and it is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of gender by Title IX (20 USC 168) and on the basis of disability by Section 504 (42 USC 794). The Title IX Coordinator is Stephen Parrill

Livingston Parish Public Schools is committed to ensuring that all websites and web applications, both public-facing and for internal use, conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (W.C.A.G.) 2.0 Level AA. Any issues should be reported [email protected] ([email protected]), Assistant Superintendent, P.O. Box 1130, Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225) 686-7044. The Special Education Director is Dr. Eric Penalber ([email protected]); the LPPS 504 Coordinator is Marcia McKnight ([email protected]), P.O. Box 1130 Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225)686-4248.

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