About Wings

WINGS: HSE/GED Preparation is a free program for adults ages 18 and older. Students must obtain a library card to participate in this program. To obtain a card, please go to Riter C. Hulsey Public Library at 301 N Rockwall Avenue, Terrell, Texas, or follow this link to request an E-Card. Library cards are free to first-time patrons.

About HSE

High School Equivalency classes can help develop the reading, writing, math, science, and social studies skills needed to pass Texas High School Equivalency exams. Upon successful completion of the High School Equivalency (HSE) examination, the Texas Education Agency, (TEA), will issue you the Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency. Although there are other exams around the nation, the only HSE examination currently authorized by the state of Texas is the GED. The GED exam/s are administered via computer.

Ged Testing

Hulsey Public Library is not, currently, a testing center. WINGS: GED Program is a preparation program.  Students already prepared to take GED exams may do so Online or at a Testing Center. Go to Get Your GED website for more information about the exam/s.

Exam Fees

Online From your Location:   $42.25/Subject

  • GED test
  • Same day scoring
  • A personalized score report
  • Transcript and diploma
  • Retake right away

At a Test Center: $36.25/Subject

  • GED Test
  • Same day scoring
  • A personalized score report
  • Transcript and diploma
  • 2 discounted retakes per subject

Types of Classes 

WINGS offers courses in all four subjects: Math, Reading Language Arts, Science, and Socials Studies. GED Exams are per subject.

In-Person Courses

Students should be able to complete the GED Preparation program and take all of their GED Exams in about 40 weeks, with each course taking between 7 to 10 weeks to complete. Each subject is available once in the fall and once in the spring. Due to the popularity and demand of the program, regular attendance is required or you may be dropped from the class. There are a limited number of seats, once they are filled students will be placed on a waiting list for the next available term based on the order in which they enrolled.

Online Courses

Students that enroll in online learning have from September - July to complete online classes for all four subjects.  If a student is not completed all GED exams after that time, then they will need to enroll in the next term; subject to seating availability.

How to Enroll 

Enrollment is OPEN for the 2023-2024 School Year

To enroll in the HSE/GED Courses please select the link below. Complete the form and it will be submitted to the WINGS Ad. Ed. Coordinator. Additional assistance is available at the library.

GED Enrollment Form

Once classes are filled, applicants will be placed on a waiting list and contacted if a seat becomes available.