Community Education

  • Continuing Education Programs
    • Did you know that Elkhart Community Schools offers classes in hobbies, such as Photography and Jewelry Making, as well as courses that can help advance your career and keep you up to date with the latest technology, such as AutoCAD, Medical Terminology and HVACR? We also offer a wide range of fitness classes, like Ballroom Dancing and Zumba! These highly affordable classes will give you the opportunity to grow!
    • Class Offerings
  • Adult Education / H.S.E. Testing
    • Elkhart Community Schools are dedicated to seeing all residents of our community succeed. It is in this effort that we offer free Indiana H.S.E.*-preparedness classes at 5 locations throughout the community, as well as Distance Learning. You must attend a 2-day Orientation to then be placed on a list to attend class.
      • *High School Equivalency is now the standard high school equivalency exam as recognized by the State of Indiana (formerly known as the GED). ECS also serves as a test site for the H.S.E. exam. For additional information and to sign up for orientation, contact the Elkhart Area Career Center at 574-262-5678. Testing Center Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – 5:30pm to 8:30pm. Daytime testing available by appointment.
  • English as a Second Language Courses
    • This program offers students an opportunity to learn the English language at no cost to them. Upon completion, students are then able to continue their education to earn a needed credential. If you wish to be in one of our ESL classes, you must attend orientation and testing, and then will be placed at one of our three ESL sites to study. For additional information, contact 574-262-5678, for Spanish contact 574-295-4793 after 6:00 pm.

Adult & Community Education
2424 California Road
Elkhart, IN 46514
Phone: 574-262-5678; Fax: 574-262-5675