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HARDEE COUNTY ADULT EDUCATION

Hardee County's Adult Education education system includes a range of instructional programs that help adults get the basic skills they need to be productive workers, family members, and citizens. The major program areas are ABE, GED® Preparation, and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). These programs emphasize skills such as reading, writing, math, and English language competency.

Adult education programs are a second chance to get your education and a pathway to career success!

 

Adult education programs are available to individuals that:

 

  • Are 16 years or older.
  • Are not enrolled or required to be enrolled in secondary school.
  • Do not have a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Want to learn to speak, read, and write the English language.

 

 

Monday - Friday 8:00am-12:00pm

Monday & Tuesday evenings 6:00pm-9:00pm

  We offer ESOL Day & Evening classes 

girl with diploma

 

DirectorMeredith Durastanti mdurastanti@hardee.k12.fl.us                       

Secretary: Cyndi Albritton calbritton@hardee.k12.fl.us                                                 

 

Hardee County Adult & Career Education
901 West Main St.
Wauchula, FL 33873

Office 863-773-3173
Fax 863-773-3127

 

Important links:

Frequently Asked Questions about GED

 


 

It's never too late to learn!     cap and diploma  

 

WHY BECOME A HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE?

WHY GET A HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY DIPLOMA?

Earning a State of Florida High School Diploma opens the door to new opportunities and pathways in your life!

  • Go to college
  • Enroll in a technical school
  • Start a new career
  • Get a job
  • Get a better job
  • Get promoted
  • Make more money
  • Join the military
  • Help your children with their homework
  • Feel good about yourself
Upon successful completion of the GED® test, you are awarded a State of Florida high school diploma and are considered a high school graduate.

Learn More! Earn More! Contact Information

 

Campus Address:

901 West Main St.
Wauchula, FL  33873

Directions to Campus

 

Contact Us:
863-773-3173

Meredith Durastanti, Director
Mdurastanti@hardee.k12.fl.us

 

 

*GED exams are NOT given Online. The exam is only available at an official testing center.


Our Vision:
Empower and inspire all students for success.

Our Mission:
To provide all students a high-quality education in a nurturing and
creative environment to develop responsible citizens.

Please note: Florida has a very broad public records law. Most written communication to or from our state officials regarding
state business are public records that are available to the public and media upon request.