Adult Education

Currently Enrolling for the 2017- 2018 School Year
Contact Brenda at 616-494-8803 or email bbosch@zps.org to register.

Adult Education Classes
The purpose of the Zeeland/Holland Education Program is to assist students in reaching their educational goal and to prepare them for their next step in education and/or employment. We offer FREE CLASSES for students to earn a GED Certificate. We also offer FREE ESL CLASSES for students to learn English.
While studying for the GED all students will also participate in the Literacy to Work Program. This program is free of charge and will prepare students for their next stop in education and/or employment. The Literacy to Work Program includes the following components:

  • ESL / ABE / GED- Instruction by experienced certified teachers
  • Career Coaching- To help plan what happens beyond GED attainment, Post-Secondary Education Advising and Financial Aid Assistance, and Introduction to Ottawa County Michigan Works! Services
  • National Career Readiness Certificate, Work Keys- Certification for work readiness recognized by over 500 employers in West Michigan
  • Financial Literacy- Personal financial education
  • Computer Literacy- Basic and advanced computer classes for beginning and intermediate users
  • Employability Skills Training- Earn a Employability Skills Certificate
  • College Credits- Complete the LTW components (including the GED) and earn 3 college credits for free

GED/ABE and Literacy to Work

Classes are offered at the following times and locations:

Midtown Center
96 W 15th St, Suite 101, Holland
Room 210 (second floor)
Mon, Tue, Wed  9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Mon, Tue, Wed   5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Fennville District Library
400 West Main St, Fennville
Wed & Thu 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

St John’s Episcopal Church
524 Washington Ave, Grand Haven
Mon & Wed 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Allendale Township Library
6175 Library Lane, Allendale

Mon, Tue, Wed 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.

 

ESL classes
Citizenship Classes also offered.

Classes offered at the following times and locations:

Engedi Church
710 Chicago Drive #100, Holland
(Daycare provided)
Tue, Wed, Thu  9:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Midtown Center
96 W 15th St, Suite 101, Holland
 Tue, Wed, Thu 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Harbor Lights Middle School Library
1024 136th Ave, Holland
(Daycare provided)
Tue, Thu 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
*Classes for this location begin:
September 12

Fennville Adult Education
5 Memorial Drive, Fennville
(Daycare provided)
Mon, Tue,  Wed 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
St John’s Episcopal Church
524 Washington Ave, Grand Haven
Mon, Tue, & Wed 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Orientation
The program is open entry and orientations are offered weekly. Please call (616) 494.8803 to register for the next available session.

Requirements for Students
Must be 18 or older
Must attend orientations and complete assessments

 

For information on Zeeland / Holland Adult Education, contact Christina Quimby, Program Coordinator, at 616.494.8803.

 

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