It’s never too late to learn! Register for Spring 2019 Adult Education Classes
Posted on 12/21/2018
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Has it been a long time since you entered a classroom? Need some help preparing for the General Educational Development Test (GED Test) or learning to speak English? Come study with adults like you to achieve your career and life goals. PWCS adult education classes begin the week of January 29, 2019, for residents of Prince William County, Manassas City, and Manassas Park. Classes are scheduled for two, three, or four evenings per week at different locations around the county. Some classes are held during the day.

• Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes are for individuals 18 years of age and older and whose basic reading, math, and/or writing skills are below the ninth-grade level of achievement.
• GED preparation classes are for individuals 18 years of age and older with reading, math, and/or writing skills at the ninth-grade level or above.
• English Language Learning classes are for individuals 18 years of age and older who speak a native language other than English.

Allow approximately two hours for registration of Adult Basic Education and GED preparation. Allow approximately 30-60 minutes to register for ESOL classes. A tuition fee of $170 is due at the time of registration by cash, cashier’s check, or money order only. Class sessions provide 90 hours of classroom instruction.
  
For further information, visit the Adult Education webpage, or contact the Adult Education Office at 703.791.7357 or email .

Registration dates and sites for Adult Basic Education, GED, and ESOL classes are listed below.

Registration dates and times:

Register for ABE, GED and ESOL Classes beginning on or after January 29, 2019 (two, three, or four class meetings per week):

  • Wednesday, January 9 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Stonewall Middle School, 10100 Lomond Dr., Manassas 20109
  • Thursday, January 10 at 5 – 7 pm. at Gar-Field High School, 14000 Smoketown Rd., Woodbridge 22192
  • Tuesday, January 15 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Stonewall Middle School
  • Wednesday, January 16 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Gar-Field High School
  • Inclement Weather Dates: Tuesday, January 22 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Stonewall Middle School; Wednesday, January 23 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Gar-Field High School
  • Friday, January 11 at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Adult Learning Center, 14800 Joplin Rd., Manassas 20112 (Independent Hill, Bldg. 4)
  • Friday, January 18 at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Prince William SkillSource Center, 13370 Minnieville Rd., Woodbridge 22192
  • Inclement Weather Date: Friday, January 25 at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Adult Learning Center

Register for ABE, GED and ESOL Classes beginning on or after March 4, 2019 (4 class meetings per week):

  • Monday, February 11 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Osbourn High School (Johnson Building) 1977 Eagle Way, Manassas 20110
  • Tuesday, February 12 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Freedom High School, 15201 Neabsco Mills Rd., Woodbridge 22191
  • Tuesday, February 19 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Osbourn High School (Johnson Building)
  • Wednesday, February 20 at 5 – 7 p.m. at Freedom High School
  • Thursday, February 28 at 4 – 6 p.m. at the Adult Learning Center
  • Inclement Weather Date: Friday, March 1 at 4 – 6 p.m. at the Adult Learning Center

Added Registration: ABE and GED Only:

  • Friday, March 22 at 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Prince William SkillSource Center