Adult Basic Literacy Education (ABLE) Information

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Basic Skills Classes
Improve reading, math, and writing skills for pre-hire testing, or for your own satisfaction. Increase WorkKeys® scores.

Applied Mathematics
Topics include whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and the use of basic math formulas such as area, volume, and mass.

Applied Technology
Topics include principles of basic mechanics, electricity, fluid dynamics, and thermo-dynamics as applied to machines and other workplace equipment. Emphasis is placed on identifying relevant aspects of problems, analyzing, and sequencing those aspects, and applying existing materials or methods to new situations.

Reading Skills
Topics cover a wide range including how to identify main ideas, choose correct meaning of words, and apply instructions to situations.

Classes are held in the following locations:

Abiding Christ Lutheran Church
326 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Road
Fairborn, OH 45324
T,W, TH 9-2

Clark State
Greene Center, Beavercreek
3775 Pentagon Boulevard
Beavercreek, OH 45431
M, W, 11:00-5:00

Dayton Job Center
1133 S. Edwin C. Moses Boulevard
Dayton, OH 45422
M-TH, 9:00-12:00/12:30-3:30
M-TH, 6:00-8:30

Dayton Metro Library
Main Library Computer Lab
213 E. Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402
M, W, F, 10:00-1:00

Ft. McKinley United Methodist
3721 Siebenthaler Avenue
Dayton, OH 45406
M-TH, 9:00-12:00, 12:30-3:30*
TU & TH,  5:30-8:00

Greene County Job and Family Services
581 Ledbetter Road
Xenia, Ohio 45385
M-F, 9:00-11:30, 12:00-2:30
T, TH, 6:00-9:00*

Kroc Center
1000 N Keowee Street
Dayton, OH  45404
M, W, 9:00 – 12:00
Miami Valley Career Technology Center
6801 Hoke Road
Clayton, OH 45315
M, W, F, 9:00-12:00
T-TH, 5:30-8:00


Sinclair Community College
444 West Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402
ARC M-TH, 9:00-11:30, 12:00-2:30
M-TH, 5:30-8:00
Helpline 937-461-7323

Sinclair Learning Center
450 Washington-Jackson Road
Eaton, OH 45320
M, W, TH, 9:00-12:00
M, W, 5:30-8:30
937-456-5252 (Ask for Patty)

Wayne High School
5400 Chambersburg Road
Huber Heights, OH 45424
M-TH, 6:00-8:30

Wesley Center
3730 Delphos Avenue
Dayton, OH 45417
T,W, TH 9:00-12:00

Wogaman School*
920 McArthur Ave.
Dayton, Ohio 45408
M,W 6:00-8:30

*GED classes noted with asterisks are open enrollment classes. Orientation is held the first week of the month.


English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) 2014-2015
Abiding Christ ESOL
326 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Road
Fairborn, OH 45324
M, T, TH, 9:00-12:00


Sinclair Community College ESOL
444 West Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402
T, TH, 3:00-5:00
Helpline 937-461-7323

St. John’s United Church ESOL
515 East Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402
M-F, 9:00-12:00

Sulphur Grove United Methodist Church ESOL
7505 Taylorsville Road
Huber Heights, OH 45424
M, W, F, 9:00-12:00