High School Equivalency
High School equivalency formerly known as GED® Program is designed for individuals 18-64 years of age who are employed or able to be employed and who demonstrated academic readiness to prepare for and pass the English Version of the GED® Test. Adult learners 18 years of age properly withdrawn from high school or 19.5 years old before August 1 of student enrollment date may enroll in the program. The classes and the instructional program are structured to achieve fast results for those learners who participate.
Adult Secondary Education (ASE) classes are designed to assist adults who are working towards achieving a High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma. Students participate in preparatory General Education Development (GED®) credential and career pathways instruction facilitated by an ASE instructor. Students participate in GED Ready™ testing to gauge performance on the official GED® test to acquire a High School Equivalency Diploma. General Educational Development tests are a group of four subject area tests which, when passed, certify that the test taker has high school-level academic skills.
GED® Preparation includes courses that focus on Reading through Language Arts (RLA), social studies, science, mathematical reasoning with calculator skills to enable the learner to work on the four subjects GED® Test. Please call (804)780-8311 for information.
We are now offering Summer classes for GED starting in July. Click here for more information on how to get registered.
English Language Acquisition (ELA)
Designed for speakers of other languages who wish to learn to speak, read and write English in an American cultural context. Classes are available for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. The EL Civics classes for immigrants; they will help English Language Learners achieve greater competency as family members, citizens, and workers. These are for adult immigrants who have some English Language skills and are interested in learning how to access information and services that will help in daily living experiences
Contact the office for more information on upcoming all classes.