The Fostoria City Schools’ Adult Basic and Literacy Education (ABLE) program is committed to helping you reach your goals. The Fostoria ABLE program provides each student with an individualized education plan that matches each student's needs. Several scheduling options are available to meet the needs of students.
Preparing for the GED test
Improving skills in reading, writing, and mathematics
Improving speaking, reading, or writing skills in the English language
Basic computer skills
Academic preparation for college or training program entrance exams
Job readiness skills such as creating a resume or improving typing skills
For personal satisfaction
Small class sizes
Instruction at an individual pace
Classes are FREE
Improving reading, writing, math, or computer literacy skills for:
General Educational Development (GED)
Improving educational skills for the purpose of obtaining a General Educational Development (GED) Diploma
In order to improve the transition to the 2014 Computer Based GED®, the Ohio Department of Education, has developed a GED voucher system.
First-time 2014 Computer Based GED® test takers are eligible to receive a voucher worth up to $80 toward testing fees. To be eligible to receive the voucher, participants must contact a Career-Technical Planning District for career and educational guidance prior to scheduling and paying for the 2014 Computer Based GED® test. The purpose of this career and educational guidance is to provide information about additional career and educational programming to help participants transition into postsecondary education, training and employment.
For more information on how to obtain a GED voucher click here.
ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages)
Instruction for adults who are non-native English speakers for the purpose of learning to read, write, and speak English.
-Instruction in reading and writing English
-Instruction in speaking and listening in English
-Instruction that shares the cultural and social practices of our community
-Instruction in life skills to help improve understanding of materials related to home, workplace, and the community
-Academic preparation for college or training program entrance exams
-Gain strategies, tips,and resources for a successful college transition
-Available to those with or without a high school diploma or GED
Bridge to Success – Go prepared! Improve your basic skills to enter programs at Brown Mackie College. ABLE offers these classes in collaboration with Brown Mackie College at the Findlay campus.
Improving job search skills for the purpose of becoming more employable.
-Access job search information
-Help with preparing a resume
-Help with completing job applications
Study online for the GED test or to improve academic skills.
-Online material available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
-Set your own study schedule
-Instructor guided curriculum
1001 Park Ave.
Fostoria, OH 44830