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Adult Basic Education | ABE

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ABE offers programs for adults to improve their skills so they can move ahead in their jobs, prepare for further education, or improve their daily lives. Learn English, earn your High School Diploma or GED, prepare for the ACCUPLACER® college placement assessment or the citizenship exam, increase your reading, writing and math skills, or attend school with your preschooler in Family School! Our caring, patient teachers will help you achieve your goal. Full schedule.

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Begin ABE registration online and we will contact you for an appointment to complete your registration and placement tests. For more information email or call 952-431-8316.

Cedar Valley Learning Center | CVLC
office 952-431-8316 fax 952-431-8319
address 14420 Glenda Drive, Apple Valley, MN 55124
Dakota Valley Learning Center | DVLC
office 952-388-1980 fax 952-388-1995
address 4679 144th Street W, Apple Valley, MN 55124


Free classes! There are in-person and online classes. You may register anytime classes are in session. Full schedule.


Masks are no longer required to be worn in District 196 buildings. The safety of you, your family and our staff is our primary concern. Guidance on use of masks has changed per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's new guidance for K-12 settings. Visit district COVID-19 dashboard and 2021-22 COVID-19 Operational Plan for Students, Families and Visitors to Schools for more information.


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