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    These courses are offered by the Cape May County Technical School District FREE OF CHARGE to students 16 years of age and older, who do not have a diploma and are not currently enrolled in high school, and want to improve their reading, writing, science, history, English and math skills.

    A.B.E. - Adult Basic Education

    The Adult basic Education (A.B.E.) Program is a fundamental course for adults whose reading, English grammar and math skills are weak. Enrollment in the A.B.E. program will upgrade an adult's basic academic skills so as to assist the adult with: building self confidence, helping children with homework, making applications for job opportunities, maintaining and improving job skills and qualifying for and benefiting from skill training programs.

    H.S.E. - High School Equivalency Preparation

    We offer free preparation classes for the High School Equivalency (HSE), formely known as the "GED". The HSE assesses five subject areas including Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies. All students entereing the program will be given a pre-assessment to determine areas of need.

    E.S.L. - English as a Second Language

    The English as a Second Language program has been designed for students that are limited in their English oral and written proficiency. This program will enable students to acquire the oral and written English language skills necessary to function effectively and independently in an English speaking environment.

    E.S.L. / Civics

    The E.S.L. / Civics program is designed for the high beginner to advanced level English as a Second Language learner. In addition to improving oral and written English proficiency, the E.S.L. / Civics student studies United States Civics to help him in the journey through the citizenship process through voting in elections through participating in work, family and community confident of his rights and responsibilities.