Adult Education Program

Since 1995, Queen Creek Unified School District has offered adult education classes to adult learners. Through the years the district has maintained its commitment to provide educational opportunities which permit adult learners to increase their English language skills, obtain their High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma, as well as gain access to quality educational opportunities to support employment, job training, higher educational goals, and prepare them to be competent in the technology world. We meet the educational needs of adult education learners by utilizing a curriculum designed to address diverse educational and cultural backgrounds. For more information, please contact us. 

Adult Education Program
20435 S. Ellsworth Rd.
Queen Creek, AZ 85142

(480) 987-5988
(Queen Creek Junior High School campus. Entrance by the student drop-off area.)

Queen Creek Adult Education Classes

High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation and Adult Secondary Education (ASE) classes: For learners 16 and older who want to prepare for the GED test and/or prepare to enter college or the workforce. Academic performance is measured using the TABE 11/12 online.

Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes: For learners 16 and older who need to improve their basic reading, writing, and mathematical skills. Academic performance is measured using the TABE 9/10 online.

English Language Acquisition for Adults (ELAA) classes: For learners 16 and older who want to improve their English language speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Academic performance is measured using CLAS-E.

Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education (IELCE): IELCE provides education services to English language learners who are adults, including professionals with degrees and credentials in their native countries, that enables such adults to achieve competency in the English language and acquire the basic and more advanced skills needed to function effectively as parents, workers, and citizens in the United States.

Integrated Education and Training (IET): It is a service approach that provides adult education and literacy activities concurrently and contextually with workforce preparation activities and workforce training for a specific occupation or occupational cluster for the purpose of educational and career advancement. The IET classes include the following components: adult education and literacy activities, workforce preparation activities, and workforce training. 

Blended Learning: Blended learning is an education program (formal or non-formal) that combines online digital media with traditional classroom methods. It requires the physical presence of both teacher and student, with some element of student control over time, place, path, or pace.

For Students:

Registration Fees - Fees Waived this FY21

Registration fees range from $30.00 to $50.00 per income depending on family size and income level. See our fee table for more information. Registration fees are non-refundable. Please make payment at the time of registration only by money order, cashier's check, or cash. No personal checks, please. If you have any questions regarding the registration fee, contact the adult education program director of instruction at (480) 987-5988.

Adult education registration fee per semester based on 2016 Federal Poverty Guidelines.