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Our Mission

The mission of West Area Adult School is to provide relevant learning experiences that prepare adult students to be responsible, productive members of the workforce.

National Landmark

West Area Adult School

Did you know...West Area Adult school (formerly The Central Avenue School) has been listed on The National Register of Historic Places by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C., since July 22, 1999!

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2017-2018 Important Enrollment information

Day Classes – Enrollment start dates:
* First day of school for students into our Day Programs – Thursday, August 10, 2017
* Please call the school at 863-499-2835 for day classes enrollment start dates.

Night Classes – – Enrollment start dates:
* First day of school for students into our Evening Programs – Tuesday, August 15, 2017
* Please call the school at 863-499-2835 for night classes enrollment start dates.

West Area Adult School

* Adult Basic Education – ABE
* General Education Development – GED
* Adult High School Diploma – AHS
* English for Speakers of Other Languages – ESOL
* Citizenship Program
* Adult, Career, and Technical Testing Center of Polk County
* Pearson VUE Authorized Test Center

604 S. Central Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33815
(863) 499-2835

*Various sites throughout Polk County

Entrance Test Fee – Prepay is required

TABE testing fee $20
* Call for dates and time


CASAS testing fee $20
* Call for dates and time

Class Tuition $30 per semester (August – January, January – June)

Additional information

GED Testing:
* Is located on West Area Adult Campus
* Schedule your test on www.ged.com

Preschool:
* Free daytime pre-school for our full-time students.

Career Exploration:
* Resume assistance
* Assistance transitioning to college

Directions to West Area Adult School…

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Farm Worker Career Development Program

The purpose of the Farm Worker Career Development Program is to assist migrant and seasonal farm workers that want to leave agriculture, or stabilize farmworkers who choose to stay in farmwork. The goal is to improve the lifestyle for migrant and seasonal farmworkers requesting assistance.
Click here for more information.