Adult Education

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 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.

AM GED Orientation October 1 & 2 You must call or come by Alta Vista by September 30 to sign up for orientation.
PM GED Orientation  October 21 & 23. You must call or come by Alta Vista by October 20 to sign up for orientation.

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

Program Schedule:
Alta Vista Learning Center



Classes are offered Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM; ESL Classes Tuesday through Friday 8:30 to 11:30 AM



Classes on Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM Both ESL and GED Classes

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

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

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

For more information on these programs, call 325.671.4419.