Education / GED

Children's Development Center

Address:
1549 Georgia Ave SE
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 735-1062

Children ages 0-3

Provides: specialized instruction to children requiring assistance with their development; occupational and physical therapy; speech therapy; and developmental screenings and evaluations.

Children's Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia

Children's Reading Foundationof the Mid-Columbia

Address:
200 South Garfield St
Room 13
Kennewick,

Hours: M-F | 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Phone: (509) 222-7323

Children ages 0-8 Group that works to ensure that all children are reading at least 20 minutes a day from birth through third grade. Also provides free books for children who need them.

Columbia Basin College (CBC) Gear Up Program  

Columbia Basin College (CBC) Programs 

Address:
2600 N 20th Avenue
Pasco ,

Hours: Vary

Phone: (509) 542-5546

Upward Bound: 509-542-4384

Description: Provides counseling, tutoring and educational opportunities for high school students

ESL Skills Enhancement: 509-542-4562

Description: Provides placement testing, directed English conversation groups, assistance to improve reading and writing skills for foreign born or no-English speaking persons.

High School Completion Program: 509-542-4595

Description: Provides courses for high school completiion; courses taken to qualify for both high school and college credit at the same time.

Workfirst: 509-542-4575

Description: Offers short term skills training to help particicpants and other low-income families find permanent work and increase their wages.

Displaced Workers Program

Description: Provides employment and training for adults and youth. Assist adults with training needs to move individuals into family wage jobs, on-the-job training opportunities, case management, job placement, and wage progression.

 

Literacy Tutoring Program

Address:
2600 North 20th Ave
Pasco,

Hours: M & W | 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM and Tue | 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Phone: (509) 547-0511 - ext. 3390

Tutoring for adults including English, reading, writing, and basic math.

TechREACH

WSU Tri Cities MESA

Address:
2710 University Drive
Richland,

Hours: Offered after school at Pasco Middle Schools

Phone: (509) 372-7324
(866) 454-4786

Created to increase middle school students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math. TechREACH is offered through after school clubs targeting at-risk middle school students.

WSU Tri Cities MESA

Address:
2710 University Drive
Richland,

Hours: Offered after school at Pasco Middle Schools

Phone: (509) 372-7324
(866) 454-4786

Created to increase middle school students' interest in science, technology, engineering and math. TechREACH is offered through after school clubs targeting at-risk middle school students.

Tri-Tech Skills Center

Address:
5929 West Metaline Avenue
Kennewick,

Hours: M-F | 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 222-7300

Career and technical training center for high school juniors and seniors to gain employable skills while earning their high school diploma. Students from area high schools can apply by  contacting their counselor at their home school for an application form for Tri-Tech.

Teen Parent Education- website: tritech.ksd.org/Programs/Teen-Parenting

Description: Curriculum includes issues of pregnancy and its special problems for the pregnant teen; communication techniques,money management, prepared childbirth, practical baby care, community resources, marriage and family life decisions.

WorkFirst Family Literacy

Address:
CBC Pasco Campus
2600 N 20th
Pasco, Washington

Hours: Vary

Phone: (509) 547-0511 - ext. 2719

Open entry/exit; year around classes. TANF recipients only, by DSHS referral. FREE to qualifying WorkFirst clients.