The Adult School provides testing certification in math, reading, and writing. These proficiency tests are given the third Tuesday of each month, (except June, July and December).
Effective July 1, 2016, the following policies, procedures, and costs will be in effect for all proficiency tests administered at Bakersfield Adult School.
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Test candidates should report no later than this time to complete forms, pay fees, and have identity verified. The tests are timed and will start promptly at 6:00 p.m. It will take approximately three hours to complete the battery of three tests.
Cost: $10.00 (for all tests)
CASH ONLY - NO CHECKS
Ink pen and #2 pencil
All examinees must have picture identification. Acceptable picture identification includes a California driver's license or I.D. card issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles, passport, military I.D. card, or government I.D. card. The examinees name, birth date, signature, and photograph must appear on the above or on some combination of the above. A temporary driver's license, social security card, or birth certificate is not sufficient to prove identification.
Testing Dates*No tests are given in June, July, and December.
Tests are given on the third Tuesday of each month with the following exception: *No tests are given in June, July, and December.
*August 16—No Test
September 20, 2016
October 18, 2016
November 15, 2016
January 17, 2017
February 21, 2017
March 21, 2017
April 18, 2017
May 16, 2017
Reservations are not required to take the test; however, if additional information is needed, call Bakersfield Adult School at (661) 835-1855.