Special ABE Programs


Bristol offers several ABE programs that are specific to our individual campuses, or offered in the workplace.

EPAY (Attleboro Campus)

Provides up to 26.5 hours of High School Equivalency Test Instruction, comprehensive counseling, job shadowing/internships, student leadership, tutoring, and computer instruction.  Offered in Attleboro for Out-of School Youth who qualify at the Attleboro Career Center. Christa Silva 508.678.2811, ext. 3532

Workplace Literacy Program 

Offers literacy services to businesses for their employees through private contracts and collaborative grants. Classes are held at the business’ location. Ada Snow 508.678.2811, ext. 2368

English for Speakers of Other Languages Course (All Locations)

Provides English classes at all locations for those with limited English proficiency. Classes offered both day and evening. Fees apply. 508.678.2811 ext. 2270

High School Equivalency Test Preparation (All Locations)

Fast-paced 10 - week class sessions at all locations for individuals who have not earned a high school diploma to prepare them for the HiSET test. Fees apply. 508.678.2811 ext. 2270

Free ABE Programs

Adult Basic Education Programs at Bristol can be found at three of our locations: Fall River, Taunton and Attleboro. Each of these programs are free of cost to eligible students, thanks to funding from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

We offer day and evening in a small group setting, computer access, support systems, High School Equivalency Test preparation, reading, writing, math and college & career readiness.