The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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August 31, 2012

GED testing deadlines set in Greenbrier County

LEWISBURG —  GED Test Information for Greenbrier County for the year 2012 lists the following dates and registration deadline. The Greenbrier County Board of Education GED Office is located at 202 Chestnut St., Lewisburg, WV 24901 or call 304-647-6485.

-- Test dates, Sept. 19-20, registration deadline is Sept. 14

-- Test dates, Oct. 1-2, registration deadline is Sept. 26.

-- Test dates, Nov. 5-6, registration deadline is Oct. 31.

-- Test dates, Dec. 3-5, registration deadline is Nov. 28.

Greenbrier County Schools offers GED testing each month. Classes to prepare for the test are ongoing at our Adult Basic Education Centers and practice tests are given weekly.

Once you have passed the official practice test, please bring completed paperwork along with a valid State or Federal Photo ID to the address above.

Lewisburg Adult Basic Education Center, contact Lucy Bell, 304-647-6564 or 304-520-1928; New River Community College, Room 229, 101 Church St., Lewisburg, WV 24901. Their hours are Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and also the new hours 5 to 9 p.m.

Official practice test given every Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Rupert Adult Basic Education Center, contact Ginger McClung at 304-392-6209, 623 Nicholas Street, P.O. Box 537, Rupert, WV 25984. Their hours are Monday-Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Their official practice test is given every first Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Effective Jan. 1, 2013, the GED test will no longer be given as a paper-pencil test. The test will be administered as computer based testing).

Visit the GED website at wvde.state.wv.us/ged for unofficial scores and to obtain official transcripts by clicking on “scores/transcripts”

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