Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The current semester will end on Friday, December 11th @ midnight! Work, Work, Work!

Want to get started in the Adult High School Program? Here's a Checklist to make sure you have all you need to begin with ease!

1.       Gather all required documentation to attend Forsyth Tech's College and Career Readiness Orientation
*      Government issued Picture ID and Social Security Card
*    If you are a minor (16 or 17) you must complete minor release and disciplinary disclosure forms Click here for Minor Release Forms
*    Official high school transcript in a sealed envelope

2.       Pick your days/time to attend Orientation 
       (Orientation is total of 6 hours  - 2 Days 9AM-12PM or 2 Evenings 6PM-9PM)
*      Monday & Tuesday or Wednesday & Thursday @ 9:00AM or  6:00PM
                 (There are four “2-day” sessions per week to choose from)
3.       Know where you are going to attend the orientation and just show up!
*     Orientation is located at the West Campus in room 20
                  (1300 Bolton Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27103) 
4.       Know what to expect and what is expected at orientation
            *    Be on time, orientation instructors will not allow you to enter if you are late
            *    Make sure you attend both days
*    During the two days you will complete paperwork, take an assessment and speak to a  advisor.
*    You must score 567 or higher on the placement assessment to qualify to enroll in the Adult  High School program so do your best!
*    Listen, take notes, follow directions and ask questions

5.       A few more important things to know….
      When you do qualify to enroll in the Adult High School Program -  you will be given a paper with  your scores and told to schedule a “Transcript Evaluation” appointment with Susan Towe or Nicki Fusco.
         When you do not qualify (your assessment scores are below 567) -  you may be placed into Instructor led Basic Skills classes in Math or Reading or a encouraged to attend a “on your own” Basic Skills Computer Lab to study in order to re-take the placement assessment and make a qualifying score.

Important dates to know or Orientation Schedule Changes through December 15, 2015:

No day or evening orientation on the following dates:

·         Sept 7-8           (Monday-Tuesday)

·         Oct 14-15        (Wednesday-Thursday)

·         Nov 11-12       (Wednesday-Thursday)

·         Nov 25-26       (Wednesday-Thursday)

Last Orientation for 2015:

·         Dec 14-15        (Monday-Tuesday)

Forsyth Tech is closed for Winter Holidays:

·         December 23rd through January 3rd

Orientation resumes in 2016:

·         Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Feel free to call the Adult High School Office @ (336) 734-7770 for any further information.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015


New State Requirement

Adult High School Students are now required to have a current TABE assessment on file each year they are enrolled in the High School program.

Minimum TABE requirement for Math or Reading is 567 or higher on a D Level assessment.
Any student seeking to re-enroll into the program who has a TABE assessment date before April 1, 2015 MUST take re-take the TABE assessment.

Please contact Susan or Nicki @ 734-7770 to schedule a time to re-take your TABE assessment. 

Thank you 



Monday, March 31, 2014

Adult High School students please be advised that Lab 21 on West Campus has new hours.  They are open Monday through Thursday 9:00AM - 12:00PM and 4:00PM - 8:00PM.  The lab is closed on Friday.