Adult Education

We provide GED & ESL Classess.
We no longer provide GED testing. 
GED testing is provided by
Region 14 Education Service Center 
Alta Vista Learning Center
West Central Texas Adult Education
1929 S. 11th
Abilene, Texas 79602
Phone: 325.671-.4419 
Fax: 325.794.1327 
The Adult Education Programs are based on the belief that every adult, regardless of age, is entitled to a basic education. The following programs are available to give adults a second chance to further their education:

Adult Basic Education

English as a Second Language (ESL)


Adult Secondary Education  (GED Classes)

United States Citizenship

Who can attend?
The Adult Education Programs are open to anyone who is 18 or older.

What does it cost?
There is no cost for instruction and/or materials for students enrolled in Adult Education classes. The Adult Education Programs are sponsored by the Abilene Independent School District and are supported by state and federal grant funds.

How do I register for GED classes?
Call  325.671.4419 or come by Alta Vista at 1929 S. 11th.

Our next GED orientation is: September 28, 29,30 and Oct. 1, for Morning classes, you must attend all 4 mornings.
September 29, Oct. 1 and 6th for evening classes, you must attend all 3 evenings.
October 6, 7 and 8th for afternoon classes, you must attend all 3 afternoons.
CALL 325-671-4419 to register for the next GED orientation. You must register by phone or in person no later than the week before orientation starts.

How do I register for ESL and Literacy classes?
Call  325.671.4419 or come by Alta Vista, our next ESL registration will Monday, October 5th for morning classes; Tuesday, October 6th for evening classes.

Program Schedule:
Alta Vista Learning Center



Morning class times are 8:30 - 11:30 AM. Afternoon classes are 1:30 - 4:30 PM.



Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 to 8:30 PM.

Day and evening classes are also offered at other sites in Abilene.

The Adult Education Program currently provides classes in the following cities:

Albany, Ballinger, Breckenridge, Brownwood, Cisco, Coleman, Colorado City, Cross Plains, Deleon, Hamlin, Snyder, Stamford and Sweetwater.

For more information on these programs, call 325.671.4419.