Adult Education

Alta Vista Learning Center
1929 S. 11th
Abilene, Texas 79602
325.671-.4419 
 
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

GED Testing

English as a Second Language

Literacy

GED Classes

United States Citizenship

GED Official Practice Tests (OPT)

Who can attend?
The Adult Education Programs are open to anyone who is 17 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 funds.

How do I register for GED classes?
Call  325.671.4419 to sign up for a two day orientation. Attendance is required on both days to complete the registration process.

How do I register for ESL and Literacy classes?
Call  325.671.4419 for registration dates.

Program Schedule:

Alta Vista Learning Center

 

Daytime

Classes are offered Monday through Friday

 

Evening

Classes on Tuesday and Thursday

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

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

 

Cisco

 

Eastland   

 

Cross Plains

 

Hamlin

 

DeLeon

 

Stamford

For more information on these programs, call 325.671.4419.

What are the GED Official Practice Tests?
The GED Official Practice Tests (OPT) are similar to the actual GED tests in content, difficulty and format. The results are used to determine what specific skills, if any, individuals need to strengthen to be able to pass the GED. The practice testing is free to adults 17 years of age or older who do not have a high school diploma, and are not currently enrolled in a high school program. Call  325.671.4419 to make an appointment to take the OPT.

GED Testing
The GED Testing Center is located at Alta Vista, 1929 South 11th in Abilene, Texas. The tests are given by appointment on Tuesday and Wednesday. Call 671.4419 for additional information and/or for an appointment to register.