• All Classes Free
  • Free TOEFL Classes
  • Free Conversation Classes
  • English Learning Classes
  • Finish High School
  • Prepare for College
  • Get Job Training
  • Free Onsite Childcare
  • Get Career Ready

Our Services

The Lafayette Adult Resource Academy provides free classes, job training and testing services to help you get career ready! Please see below for more details about each offering.

High School and College Preparatory Classes

Prepare for your high school equivalency diploma or for college admission

Monday through Thursday

8:30 AM - 8:30 PM

English as a Second Language Classes

Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced ESL Classes

Monday through Thursday

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Monday through Thursday

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Conversation Class (Speaking and Listening English Classes)

Monday-Thursday 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

TOEFL Test Prep Sessions

August 22nd through September 22nd; (Monday and Thursday) from 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

September 26th through October 27th; (Monday and Thursday) from 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

November 1st through December 8th; (Monday and Thursday) from 12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

TOEFL Skill Building 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Open enrollment sessions


Free childcare while attending all classes for children ages 1+!

LARA has open enrollment. Join our classes today!

Stop by or call us at 765-476-2920.

LARA Offers Free Job Training for Qualified Individuals!

WorkINdiana is the first step to building your future! Employers want individuals with experience and training. A High School Diploma may not be enough to get the job you need. Take your skills to the next level with WorkINdiana.
We offer WorkIN Certification Training in the following areas:

  • Administrative Assistant (IC3 or MOS)
  • Truck Driver, Heavy/Light and Tractor Trailer (CDL-A/CDL-B)
  • Certified Nurse Aide (C.N.A)
  • Production Worker (MSSC CPT)
  • Patient Access—CHAA
  • Entry Welder (A.W.S.)

LARA also provides training for the paraprofessional test.

Becoming a paraprofessional allows you to work as a teacher's aid in local schools.
We will help you pass the test, prepare a resume, and apply on line! 765-476-2920

LARA is offering a FREE 3 week training in customer service/internet computing.Earn 2 nationally recognized certificates!


Tests available in LARA's Assessment Center

  • High School Equivalency Assessment - Earn your high school diploma!
  • Free readiness test - Find out today what you need to do to reach your goals.
  • Accuplacer Diagnostic- Are you ready for college?
  • Accuplacer Testing
  • ParaPro Testing

TOEFL TESTING will be offered at LARA on Friday, August 26 and Friday, September 23

Call 765-476-2920 or stop by today!

Walk-Ins Welcome!