San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD)
San Antonio Community Resource Directory
San Antonio Independent School District is a school district based in Downtown San Antonio and one of 15 school districts serving the San Antonio area.
Our primary purpose of improving lives through a quality education is driven by an unrelenting determination to graduate all of our students and prepare them for success in higher education. Our ideology is reflected in our fundamental beliefs, commitments and core values that guide us in our daily practices. Core Values: • Student-Centered • High Expectations • Commitment • Passion • Integrity • Respect • Teamwork Core Beliefs: • Every student can learn and achieve at high levels. • We are responsible for the education and safety of every student. • We are responsible for the efficient and effective operation of the school system. • Everyone should be treated with respect. • People support what they help create. Mission Statement: To transform SAISD into a national model urban school district where every child graduates and is educated so that he or she is prepared to be a contributing member of the community.
(210) 554-2450
Pedro Martinez - Superintendent
Tiffany Grant - Chief of Staff Send email
(210) 554-2450
2.8 miles away, 906 Merida, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5
The SAISD Adult Education Literacy (AEL) program embraces success for all adult learners, helping them define what success means to them in order to guide them on a path toward continued improvement and growth. The program’s mission is to ensure that all adults who live in Texas have the skills necessary to function effectively in their personal and family lives, in the workplace and in the community. The SAISD Adult & Community Education program offers the following classes at over 23 locations throughout San Antonio, Monday through Thursday and on Saturday (morning and evenings). Services offered under the Adult Education are FREE of charge to the community and include the following: • ASE/GED® preparation; • ABE/ASE/GED® for Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) recipients; • Adult Basic Education in English & Spanish (Math, Reading and Writing) • English as a Second Language (ESL); • English Literacy Civics (EL Civics)/Citizenship; • preparation for post-secondary education and training (Transitions); and • Distance Learning (online classes). New classes: IT Fundamentals+ Certification Basic Computer Skills Certification Specialized services include: • IET career training combined with workforce preparation and academic support; • Integrated EL CIVICS (ESL/EL CIVICS/Career Training); and • Employer partnerships: Contextualized TXCHSE or ESL based on employer needs
Some fees may apply. Contact for more details.
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Darlene Volz - Senior Coordinator Send email
(210) 554-2450
1.32 miles away, 439 Arbor Pl, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D1
This course prepares students to take the U.S. Citizenship test and prepares them to answer History and Government Questions, Personal questions, and Writing Questions.
Call (210) 544-2451 for eligibility and other details.
Free

(210) 544-2451
This course prepares students to take the U.S. Citizenship test and prepares them to answer History and Government Questions, Personal questions, and Writing Questions.
Call (210) 544-2453 for eligibility and other details.
Free

(210) 554-2453
Leadership SAISD is a FREE 9-month educational leadership development program that provides community members with the information and skills to become thought leaders around education. Participants develop a nuanced understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities facing school communities with topics such as school finance, policy and advocacy, and educational equity.?Cohort members meet once a month to learn from experts in the fields of education, leadership, equity and public finance. Together, participants and experts explore the issues that shape public education today with an emphasis on real-world solutions and practical problem-solving. Seminars provide a factual, non-partisan look at how schools function. Cohort members explore the most relevant topics in education today including: • School Finance? • Education Policy • Education Advocacy • Mental Health in Schools • Diversity and Equity? Graduates of Leadership SAISD are equipped and positioned to serve in several leadership roles, including Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs), site-based decision-making committees, Board of Trustee task forces, non-profit boards, and volunteer positions. Moreover, LSAISD graduates have the knowledge and skills to effectively advance the broader discussion around public education within San Antonio.
Classes are held one Friday each month from 9:00am-2:00pm from September-May.
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(210) 554-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Classes are three hours long, two evenings each week. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 616-1593
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, morning and evening, Tuesday and Thursday. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 554-2450
1.32 miles away, 439 Arbor Pl, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, morning and evening, Monday through Thursday. Call (210) 554-2451 for registration and other details.
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours, Tuesday and Thursday evening
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours, Tuesday and Thursday morning. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hour, Tuesday and Thursday morning
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
Free
Classes are three hours long, Monday through Wednesday morning.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
4.4 miles away, 3118 Elgin, San Antonio, TX, 78210 , D3
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, Monday through Wednesday. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, morning and evening, Monday through Thursday. Call (210) 554-2453 for registration and other details.

(210) 544-2453
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, and Tuesday and Thursday morning. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
Free
Classes are three hours long, Tuesday and Thursday morning. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2019
English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long,Tuesday and Thursday morning. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Must be residing on Haven for Hope Transformational Campus
Free
Classes are three hours long, Monday through Thursday morning
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
4.4 miles away, 3118 Elgin, San Antonio, TX, 78210 , D3
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Call (210) 544-2450 for eligibility requirements, hours and other details.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Call (210) 554-2450 for registration, hours and other details.
Giselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 455-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special eligibility requirements apply. Call (210) 544-2450 for details.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 554-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelsas Send email
(210) 554-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
1.32 miles away, 439 Arbor Pl, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with court order)
Free
Classes are three hours long, Monday through Thursday. Call (210) 554-2450 for registration and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 554-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Call (210) 544-2450 for times, eligibility requirements and other details.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Free
Call (210) 544-2450 for hours, eligibility requirements and other details.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
1.29 miles away, 703 Howard, San Antonio, TX, 78212 , D1
The GED review course will help students develop the math, writing, reading and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE).
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Free
Call (210) 554-2450 for hours and other program details.
Giselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 544-2450
1.29 miles away, 703 Howard, San Antonio, TX, 78212 , D1
This class prepares you for the prepare for your upcoming TSI exam.
Special enrollment requirements apply at this site. Call (210) 554-2450 to determine if you are eligible.
Griselda Ornelas Send email
(210) 554-2450