Literacy Programs

Strong literacy skills are essential for success in today’s job market. Questar III’s Adult & Continuing Education department has a proud history of serving adults and delivering intensive, high-quality literacy programs and services. These include:

  • High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation, Pre-HSE, and Adult Basic Education Programs
  • English as a New Language (ENL)
  • Official Practice Test for the HSE exam
  • A NYS Education Department designated HSE Testing Center

With locations throughout the region, it is possible, convenient and affordable to achieve the education needed to function and succeed in today’s world.

The first step to enroll is to call one of our adult education offices listed below and schedule an assessment appointment. Once your competencies and skill levels are determined, an experienced and qualified staff person will assist you in finding the program that best suits your skills and needs.

Programs meet in various community sites including: 

  • Donald R. Kline Technical School, 131 Union Turnpike, Hudson, NY 12534
  • Troy YWCA, 21 1st Street, Troy, NY 12180
  • East Greenbush Library, 10 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY 12061
  • Hudson Library, 51 North 5th Street, Hudson, NY 12534
  • Catskill Public Library, 1 Franklin Street, Catskill, NY 12414
  • Columbia Greene Community College, 4400 State Route 23, Hudson, NY 12534

If you wish to know about eligibility, schedules and program sites, or would like additional information, Please use the contact information below.

Ronald Valentine
Adult Literacy Program Specialist
Questar III BOCES | 1070 Instructional Support Center
(518) 477-8771 – Main Line
(518) 479-6838 – Direct Line

Patrick Corrigan
Director of Alternative Education and Adult Education
Questar III BOCES | Central Office
(518) 477-8771 – Main Line
(518) 479-6966 – Direct Line

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