Adult Basic Education

For adults of all ages, student in ABE can:

  • acquire or expand their math skills
  • learn to read, or become a more proficient reader
  • enhance grammar and writing skills
  • develop skills for work
  • prepare for college


General Education Development (GED)

The West ABE GED program helps you receive your Certificate of High School Equivalency. This free class will help you prepare to be successful when you are ready to take the exam.
  • The GED exam covers
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Reasoning Through Language Arts (RLA)
  • Mathematical Reasoning

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Classes range from those with no English skills to classes for those with advanced skills.  The classes are FREE. Class focus is on:
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Grammar