Adult Education

We provide free classes for GED & ESL students. We are not a GED testing center.
 The Abilene area GED Test Center is located at
 Region 14 Education Service Center  4300 S. Treadaway, Abilene, TX.  
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. 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 orientation? Call  325- 671- 4419 or come by Alta Vista at 1929 S. 11th.
GED Orientation Dates:    December 1, 2 & 3rd for afternoon classes, you must attend all 3 afternoons..
                                       January 5, 6, 7 & 8th for morning classes, you must attend all 4 mornings.
                                                   January 5, 6 & 7th for afternoon classes, you must attend all 3 afternoons.
                                      January 5, 7 & 12th for evening classes, you must attend all 3 evenings. 
CALL 325-671-4419 or come by Alta Vista to register for the next GED orientation. The Alta Vista office will be open on Monday, January 4.  Orientation is required for GED class enrollment. 
 ESL Classes: Monday, January 11th, 8:30 am to 11:00 am for morning classes.
                        Tuesday, January 12th, 5:30 to 8:00 pm for evening classes. 

Program Schedule:
Alta Vista Learning Center 


Morning class times are 8:30 - 11:30 am; afternoon class times are 1:30 - 4:30 pm, this class time is for GED only.



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.