Adult Education

The Elko County School District Adult High School offers the Adult High School Diploma and Certificate of High School Equivalency (HSE) Preparation Programs under Nevada State Statutes.

The programs are free, individualized, and competency-based. Students may enroll at any time during the school district's academic year.

Any person age 18 or older who have not graduated from high school and is not enrolled in a high school may begin a Certificate of High School Equivalency preparation. Pre-testing and tutoring are free.

The HSE test is given by Great Basin College weekly. Registration and payment of $75.00 need to submit at William Berg Hall located on Great Basin College Campus. To take the HSE test you must go to Academic Success Center in Carl Diekhans Center for Industrial Technology, present a photo identification, and pre-register.

Great Basin College Website NAC Statutes Adult Education Forms


An Adult High School diploma requires twenty and one-half credits (20 1/2) in the following subjects:

4.0 English
3.0 Math
2.0 Science
1.0 US Government
1.0 U S History
1.0 Arts & Humanities
.5 Health
.5 Computer Lit.
7.5 Electives


Class of 2017 and 2018 - Exempt

Classes before 2017 - Must Pass HSPE (Math, Science, English, and Writing)

Classes after 2018 - Must Pass the EOC



Judy Wintermote
Roseanne Boatman

1020 Elm Street
Elko, Nevada 89801
(775) 753-2233
Fax (775) 753-2257

West Wendover

Dean Stevens

2055 Elko Avenue
Wendover, Nevada 89883
Fax (775) 664-3944