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There are a variety of reasons for pursuing a high school equivalency certificate rather than a high school diploma to prepare for college and career. Youth between the ages of 16 and 18 may take the test under the following circumstances:
To find a GED Option Program near you, please contact your resident school district or education service district.
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Exemption From Compulsory Attendance
Authorization Letter for Testing
Parent Release of Student Information
ORS 339.030 - Exemptions from Compulsory Attendance
OAR 589-077-0400: Requirements
OAR 581-022-1131: Credit Options
OAR 581-021-0076: Exemption from Compulsory Attendance
For additional information, please contact Annie Marges, Alternative Education Options Specialist for ODE:
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