Smithtown Adult Basic Education
High School Equivalency

All Nassau and Suffolk County residents are welcome to enroll in these free NYS adult literacy classes.

No fee for any student

Monday through Thursday, 9:00 AM
Wednesday & Thursday, 7:00 PM

(631) 382-2181

Target Population:
21 years of age or older

Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC):
This test is similar in structure to the GED test.  There are sections for writing, reading, math, science, and social studies.  The test also includes an essay, with the remainder primarily multiple choice and short sentences.  The TASC test in not administered at Smithtown Adult Education but at various sites on Long Island.  Our office processes applications for those enrolled in our program.

High School Equivalency classes help you prepare for the TASC.  Pre-High School Equivalency Classes and Adult Basic Education Classes offer individual preparation for those needing to hone basic reading, math, and writing skills.  Readiness TASC testing is offered for those enrolled in our program.

New For 2021/2022
Distance Education Program
  • Giving Ready Adults a Study Program
  • Students must be 21 years old or older
  • No US High School diploma or equivalent
  • Student are expected to spend 6 hours per week on their assignment
  • Each assignment is designed for a two-week period
  • Student will be required to hand in Work Time Record Sheet