Central Savannah River Area Regional Educational Service Agency

4683 Augusta Hwy S.E. - Dearing, GA 30808 - (706) 556-6225 phone (706) 556-8891 fax - www.csraresa.org


PLEASE READ: Open testing sessions will not be held at our agency after August 1, 2013.  If you have been offered a position in a school district served by CSRA RESA and need to take the test to gain employment, please ask the district office to contact us and a testing session will be scheduled for you. 

Please contact: Faith Hopkins at (706) 556-6225 or by email at faith@csraresa.org.


The GACE® Paraprofessional Internet-based Test will be offered on the dates and times listed below.  Please arrive on time.  Please note that if you cannot attend your scheduled testing session, you must contact CSRA RESA to cancel your registration. Many testing sessions have large waiting lists.  Failure to cancel may result in your being unable to test at our agency again.  We will gladly reschedule your test for a more convenient time. Please contact Faith Hopkins if you have additional questions or wish to cancel a registration.

To register please click on your preferred testing date. You will be directed to a registration form.  You will receive a registration confirmation via the email address you enter into the form.  An email address must be entered. 

Date Time Location Cost
June 20, 2013- This testing session is now full. 9:00am CSRA RESA $35.00 plus $10.00 administrative fee if you are not employed by a CSRA RESA school system
August 1, 2013 - This testing session is now full. 9:00am CSRA RESA $35.00 plus $10.00 administrative fee if you are not employed by a CSRA RESA school system


The test fee for the GACE Internet-based testing is $35.00.  There will be an additional **$10.00 administrative fee if you are not employed by a school system within our service area. (Burke, Columbia, Emanuel, Glascock, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Taliaferro, Warren, and Wilkes.)

The $35.00 GACE testing fee can be paid using a credit card, cash, check or money order the day of the test.  Your testing proctor will assist you with this process. If you are paying with a credit card, GACE will only accept credit/debit cards that carry the VISA or MasterCard logo.  If you will be paying with cash, please bring the exact amount because change is not kept at the testing site.  **The $10.00 administrative fee cannot be made with credit card and must be paid by cash, check, or money order. 

GACE®  offers a paper- based assessment at testing centers in Augusta and across the state.  You can access their website and view registration information at  www.gace.nesinc.com.  If you have additional question regarding the test, please contact GACE® at (800) 523-7064 or (413) 256-2894.  For operator assistance, call 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.  eastern time, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

If you wish to be added to the waiting list for a full testing session, please register for an available session and email Faith Hopkins with your waiting list request.