Education is the Gift of a Lifetime

Southside Programs for Adult Continuing Education provides adult education classes to adults 18 years of age and older in each of the localities listed.  We provide GED®, Pre-GED, Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language (ESL), and customized workplace classes.  Classes are free of charge and students may enroll at any time. We serve the Counties of Charles City, Dinwiddie, Greensville, Prince George, Surry and Sussex and the Cities of Colonial Heights, Emporia, Hopewell and Petersburg.

The 2016 schedule of classes for Southside Programs for Adult Continuing Education is now available.

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I want to thank the students and staff for their hard work this year. I want to thank everyone for their help and participation at the Regional GED Graduation last night. It was a wonderful evening. A special thanks go to Ms. Allen, Mr. Givens, Dr. Mansfield, Dr. Lyons, Ms. Foster, Ms. Wilson, Ms. Jones, Ms. Guidry, and the Men's Ministry of Liberty Chapel Gospel Service. We appreciate all you did to make the event a special night for the graduates!

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6610 Commons Drive, Suite 101
Prince George, VA 23875
Phone: 804-733-2670
Fax: 804-733-2673
Toll-Free: 1-800-321-6081