John Wood Offering FREE GED Classes in Quincy, Pittsfield and Mt. Sterling

John Wood Community College’s Adult Education Department will offer free GED Preparation classes in Quincy, Pittsfield and Mt. Sterling.  A free English as a Second Language class will also be offered in Quincy.  Adult residents of the JWCC District who are interested may call 217.641.4951 for details.

GED (General Educational Development) Preparation will be offered in Quincy at two locations: JWCC Kinscherff Adult Education Learning Center at 122 North 5th and Frederick Ball Community Center at 815 Elm. Classes will also be available at the JWCC Mt. Sterling Education Center and Pittsfield Education Center.  Days and times of classes are:

               Quincy – Kinscherff Adult Education Learning Center, 122 North 5th

                              Monday through Thursday          9 a.m. to noon, 1 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m.

               Quincy – Frederick Ball Community Center, 815 Elm

                              Monday through Thursday          9 a.m. to noon

               Pittsfield – 1308 West Washington

                              Tuesday and Thursdays                9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.

               Mt. Sterling – 108 North Capitol

                              Tuesday and Thursdays                5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Students can choose to attend morning, afternoon or evening classes and may register to take the GED exam when ready.  The classes are free to adult residents of the JWCC District.  A GED credential is the nationally accepted equivalent of a high school diploma.

English as a Second Language course is open to all adult residents of the JWCC District who are not native-English speakers.  Classes are held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings at the JWCC Quincy campus at 1301 South 48th Street.  There is no charge for the class and books are provided at no cost.