"You gave my daughter hope. You helped her believe in herself and taught her to never give up. You made her dream of achieving her high school credential become a reality.  

My family can't thank you enough." - M. A.


Westfield Community Education in Westfield, MA is an effective high school equivalency exam (Hi-SET/GED) preparation program offering 30 week classes and tutoring for citizens of the Greater Westfield area. We are dedicated to providing area residents that have had to leave high school prior to graduation, an opportunity to achieve their high school credential.  Classes meet at the Westfield Athenaeum. We also offer workforce development and technology classes.

Our successful graduates enter college, vocational training programs, the military and are offered better jobs at better wages. 


Fall 2022 Registration Night - All new and continuing students planning to attend in-person and virtual on-line Fall classes must attend Registration Night in the Lang Auditorium at the Westfield Athenaeum in August. For day and time, contact Kelly Pelkey at (413) 564-8340. 

NEW English as a Second language  (ESL) classes will begin in 2022. Classes are free and will be held at the Westfield Athenaeum. For more information, contact Kelly Pelkey at (413) 564-8340.