(352) 524-5738 jiae@pasco.k12.fl.us

Program Admission Requirements

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age.

  • Applicants must be formally withdrawn from their regular high school program.

 

Enrollment Process (Links to the online application, testing sites and fees can found in the next section)

1. Complete the Student Application.

2. Register for a placement test. Applicants must present a government issued identification card. 

3. For GED classes: Applicants must complete a TABE placement test (Test of Adult Basic Education). Testing is held at James Irvin Adult Education in Building 6B by appointment. 

4. For ESOL classes: Applicants must complete a CASAS placement test (Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment Systems). Testing is held at James Irvin Adult Education in Building 6B by appointment.

5. TABE and CASAS testing hours: Monday, Tuesday and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

6. Submit test scores and fee payment of $30 per semester to the Guidance Office in Building 6A Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.

to 3:00 p.m.

7. Receive a school ID badge and schedule upon first day of class.

For any questions regarding the enrollment process, please contact: 

Linda Hatley 352-524-5738.

NON-REFUNDABLE TUITION is $30. You may pay with cash, personal check (with printed address and phone number), money order or credit card in Guidance Building 6A.  

 

See the Adult Education School Counselor to find the best program for you.

SPRING 2019

Spring classes start on January 8, 2019 and end on May 29, 2019.

 

To register for all SPRING 2019 Adult Education programs, click here for the Student Application. 

 

Fees are $30 per semester for GED and ESOL classes. Fees for Spring classes can be paid in the Adult Education Guidance Office, Building 6A, located at James Irvin Education Center 35830 State Road 52, Dade City, Florida 33525 Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Please call 352-524-5738 for more information. 

 

Childcare Apprenticeship Students

Childcare Apprenticeship students do NOT pay the $30 application fee. Fees for the Childcare Apprenticeship classes will be paid in class. Fee information can be found here.  Please contact Ms. Barbie Sheets for more information at 352 524-5733.

 

Cosmetology Students

Cosmetology students do NOT pay the $30 application fee. Fees for Cosmetology need to be paid at the Adult Ed Guidance Office Building 6A Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Fee information can be found here.  Please contact Ms. Judy Fagan for more information at 352 524-5523.

                                                       

 

To pay online

1. Go to https://www.studentquickpay.com/pasco/                                                                                      

2. Select Guest Account Sign Up and complete the quick account set up                                                 

3. Select appropriate JIEC fee and complete checkout

 

 

 

Students new to James Irvin Adult Education need to schedule a free TABE or CASAS placement test. 

Schedule a TABE or CASAS placement test here.  

 

TABE for ABE/GED Classes

The TABE placement test (Test of Adult Basic Education) is a requirement prior to registering for ABE/GED classes.

The test is free to new/prospective students. 

If you are attending a school OUTSIDE of Pasco County, there is a $10.00 fee.

If you are not currently enrolled at James Irvin Adult Education as a student and wish to re-take a TABE test, there is a $10 fee.

Fees can be paid in the Guidance Office in Building 6A. 

Please bring Government issued ID for all testing.

The test is approximately 5 hours.  

Click here to register for a TABE placement test.

 

CASAS for ESOL Classes

The CASAS placement test (Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment Systems) is a requirement prior to attending ESOL classes. Register and pay for class prior to testing in the Guidance Office, Building 6A. 

The test is free to new/prospective students. 

The test is approximately 2 hours.

Click here to register for a CASAS placement test.

 

TABE for Technical Programs Cosmetology, Childcare Apprenticeship and Childcare Director’s Credentials

The TABE placement test is given to those interested in taking a technical program at James Irvin Adult Education. 

There is NO COST unless you are taking the class at ANOTHER institution. The $10 fee can be paid for in the Guidance Office in Building 6A prior to testing. 

Please bring Government issued ID for all testing.

The test is approximately 5 hours.

Click here to register for a TABE placement test.

 

TABE for Law Enforcement and Other Organizations

The TABE is given to those looking for a position in law enforcement and entrance into other organizations. The fee is $10.00 and can be paid in the Guidance office in Building 6A prior to testing. 

Please bring Government issued ID for all testing.

The test is approximately 5 hours.

Click here to register for a TABE placement test.