General Info

General Info

We offer free classes to Greater Lowell residents in:




  • High School Equivalency (HSE) Classes:    These classes prepare students to earn a High School credential by taking either the GED or the HiSET exam.  A high school credential  is accepted by colleges and employers in all 50 states.  To be eligible to take HSE classes you must be a Greater Lowell resident, have formally withdrawn from school, and be at least 16 years old.  



  • Wilson Reading Class: This class is for adult low readers.  It meets Monday and Wednesday nights, at Lowell High School.  Please click here for more information.  



  •  English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)  Classes: ESOL classes are for adult learners whose native language is not English.  Students are placed in introductory, beginning or intermediate classes to improve their reading, writing and speaking skills.  All instruction is in English.  Students must be at least 18 years old.



Morning Classes are offered at our main site, 408 Merrimack Street, as well as at several satellite sites throughout the city.  



Evening Classes are held at Lowell High School.  



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