English as a Second Language near 78205

English as a Second Language near

San Antonio Community Resource Directory
The Neighborhood Place is a community hub that brings services and resources together to empower families on the Westside of San Antonio.
The Neighborhood Place serves the entire community but targets three surrounding zip codes: 78228, 78237, 78207.
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

We can help you learn English, so you can...
• expand your job options.
• communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors.
• study to become a North American citizen.
• help your children succeed in school.
• improve your computer skills.
• develop self-confidence and be more independent.

In order to be accepted into our program, you must be:
• 18 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
• 17 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
• 16 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o the documentation requested by a court, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)

Free for the student

Call for locations and class schedules.
San Antonio ISD - Adult Education & Literacy
(210) 299-1102
Success for Adult Learners
(210) 370-5498
Prospera believes that a strong investment in adult education and development provides comprehensive opportunities to build an enhanced community, increase cultural diversity, and strengthen the economy. We strive to encourage self-endurance to motivate our adult residents to explore educational opportunities by promoting the value of long-term benefits including better jobs, increased wages, and overall prosperous quality of life. Our Services Managers play a vital role in helping residents locate and enroll in appropriate adult programs and services available in our Community Learning Centers as per the needs and interests of the residents at each property as well as the resources available in the surrounding community. Adult programs and services include, but are not limited to: • GED Preparation • ESL Classes • Citizenship Classes • Life Skills Classes • Parenting Programs • Financial Literacy and Budgeting • Computer Literacy • Home Ownership and Credit Counseling • Job Fairs and Job Skills Training • Online Employment Searches and Application Assistance • Skills and Recreational Hobby Groups
This program is for residents of Vista Verde Apartments .
(210) 223-4796
COVID-19 Notice

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for all students, faculty and staff, we have created a learning and safety plan for the Fall 2020 semester. Find it here.

Find information and resources for Students about COVID-19 and remote learning here.

Find information and resources for Employees about COVID-19 here.

We can help you learn English, so you can... • expand your job options. • communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors. • study to become a North American citizen. • help your children succeed in school. • improve your computer skills. • develop self-confidence and be more independent.
In order to be accepted into our program, you must be: • 18 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 17 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 16 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o the documentation requested by a court, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
Free for the student
Call for class schedule.
Alamo Colleges, I-BEST Program
(210) 485-0278
Prospera believes that a strong investment in adult education and development provides comprehensive opportunities to build an enhanced community, increase cultural diversity, and strengthen the economy. We strive to encourage self-endurance to motivate our adult residents to explore educational opportunities by promoting the value of long-term benefits including better jobs, increased wages, and overall prosperous quality of life. Our Services Managers play a vital role in helping residents locate and enroll in appropriate adult programs and services available in our Community Learning Centers as per the needs and interests of the residents at each property as well as the resources available in the surrounding community. Adult programs and services include, but are not limited to: • GED Preparation • ESL Classes • Citizenship Classes • Life Skills Classes • Parenting Programs • Financial Literacy and Budgeting • Computer Literacy • Home Ownership and Credit Counseling • Job Fairs and Job Skills Training • Online Employment Searches and Application Assistance • Skills and Recreational Hobby Groups
This program is for residents of Terraces at Haven for Hope.
Mon-Fri, 9:00am-5:00pm
(210) 375-4090
1.32 miles away, 439 Arbor Pl, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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.
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.

18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with a court order)

Call for registration and other details.

Free

Tuesday & Thursday evenings
(210) 554-2450
COVID-19 Notice

If you need assistance during this crisis, contact (210) 226-6178 to be screened to receive basic needs through St. Stephen’s CARE Center, and Guadalupe Community Center. Both centers remain open during normal business hours to provide food, clothing, and other self-sufficiency services to those who need us most.

It is often the case that someone needs a hand up to escape the cycle of poverty. Matthew 25:35 “For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me,” guides the continuum of services we provide at Catholic Charities’ Guadalupe Community Center. The Guadalupe Community Center is dedicated to providing support and advocacy services to individuals and families in need. One of the oldest community centers in San Antonio, Catholic Charities’ Guadalupe Community Center has been providing social services since 1944. Committed to enhancing the culture, health and quality of life for individuals and families, Guadalupe Community Center provides a multitude of social services free of charge. We pride ourselves on providing wrap around services to the community in the hopes that each individual will ultimately work towards self-sufficiency.
Call for information
Lizzy Nemeth - Executive Director Send email
(210) 226-6178
In partnership with ESC Region-20, this program offers English as a Second Language (ESL) classes and will soon include free Graduate Equivalency Diplomas (GED) courses. Please contact Lizzy Nemeth at (210) 226-6178 x205 for additional information.
Free
COVID-19 Notice

If you need assistance during this crisis, contact (210) 226-6178 to be screened to receive basic needs through St. Stephen’s CARE Center, and Guadalupe Community Center. Both centers remain open during normal business hours to provide food, clothing, and other self-sufficiency services to those who need us most.

The Refugee School Impact Program (RSIP) offers activities that lead to the effective integration and education of refugee children. The RSIP supports impacted school districts with services for refugee children. Students between 5 and 18 years of age participate in activities including: English as a Second Language instruction, after-school tutoring, activities encouraging high school completion and full participation in school activities, summer programs and club activities, parental involvement activities and interpreting services.
Refugee and immigrant children between the ages of 5 and 18 For additional information please contact program director, Elizabeth Vidales at (210) 226-3569 ext 248.
Elizabeth Ortiz
(210) 222-1294
COVID-19 Notice

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for all students, faculty and staff, we have created a learning and safety plan for the Fall 2020 semester. Find it here.

Find information and resources for Students about COVID-19 and remote learning here.

Find information and resources for Employees about COVID-19 here.

We can help you learn English, so you can... • expand your job options. • communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors. • study to become a North American citizen. • help your children succeed in school. • improve your computer skills. • develop self-confidence and be more independent.
In order to be accepted into our program, you must be: • 18 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 17 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 16 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o the documentation requested by a court, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
Free for the student
Call for locations and class schedules.
Alamo Colleges, I-BEST Program
(210) 485-0278
We can help you learn English, so you can... • expand your job options. • communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors. • study to become a North American citizen. • help your children succeed in school. • improve your computer skills. • develop self-confidence and be more independent.
In order to be accepted into our program, you must be: • 18 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 17 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 16 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o the documentation requested by a court, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
Free for the student
Call for class schedule.
Restore Education
(210) 432-6123
Success for Adult Learners
(210) 370-5498
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.

18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with a court order)

Call for registration and other details.

Free

Mon-Wed
(210) 554-2450
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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
COVID-19 Notice

Resources are still available by appointment through apartment office. Group sessions or classes are canceled due to safety concerns.

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as: • Homework help and tutoring • After-school snacks and summer lunches • Adult education programs • ESL assistance • Financial literacy programs • Job readiness preparation • And more
Free for residents of San Juan Square 1
Mon-Tue, 8:30am-5:30pm Wed, 9:00am-6:00pm Thu-Fri, 8:30am-5:30pm Sat, 10:00am-5:00pm Sun: Closed
(210) 223-2889
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

English as Second Language (ESL) is an English language study program for nonnative speakers.

18 and older (17 with parental consent, or 16 with a court order)

Call for schedule, registration and other details.

Free

SAISD - Adult & Community Education
(210) 554-2450
COVID-19 Notice

Resources are still available by appointment through apartment office. Group sessions or classes are canceled due to safety concerns.

Families and individuals living in CHR affordable housing communities have access to supportive social services such as: • Homework help and tutoring • After-school snacks and summer lunches • Adult education programs • ESL assistance • Financial literacy programs • Job readiness preparation • And more
Free for residents of San Juan Square 2
Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5:30pm Sat-Sun: Closed
(210) 222-8866
2.79 miles away, 2003 Ruiz St, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D1
The Presentation Ministry Center offers culturally appropriate educational opportunities for holistic development and community building, embodying the spirit of Nano Nagle. As mentioned earlier, the Center is primarily dedicated to meeting the needs of the immigrant community. The classes offered are in response to requests of our participants.
No requirements
Instruction is free. There may be a cost for materials, depending upon the class.
During school year: Monday - Thursday, 9am-1pm; 6:30pm-8:30pm
Br. James Needham Send email
(210) 633-6055
2.8 miles away, 906 Merida, San Antonio, TX, 78207 , D5
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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
We can help you learn English, so you can... • expand your job options. • communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors. • study to become a North American citizen. • help your children succeed in school. • improve your computer skills. • develop self-confidence and be more independent.
In order to be accepted into our program, you must be: • 18 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 17 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment) • 16 years old o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and o the documentation requested by a court, and o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
Free for the student
Call for class schedule.
ESC Region 20 - Adult Education & Literacy
(210) 370-5498
COVID-19 Notice

For the safety of our clients and employees, the Good Sam campus is temporarily closed and in-person services are temporarily halted. Some services are still being offered via telephone and video conferencing. Please call for information - (210) 434-5531.

The Adult Case Management program addresses the root causes of poverty and instability by leveraging social work services to develop the life skills and support essential to strengthen and stabilize the family. Services provide individuals with guidance and referrals to help them more effectively cope with complicated situations that decrease their quality of life. Services are provided by one full-time Case Manager and supported by Good Sam's Field Education Services (FES) program. (Adult Case Management is a program of Good Sam's Family Development Services.)
Individuals over the age of 16 and families are eligible for this program. Please call or email for further details.
Mon-Fri, 8:00am-5:00pm
Marby Shaw - Program Manager Send email
(210) 434-5531 x: 2016
COVID-19 Notice

2020 Fall Classes are available in four formats:

Option 1: Enhanced In-Person Plan - This is the traditional adult education class provided on site/in-person with enhanced SAISD safety precautions such as following CDC social distancing guidelines with a smaller teacher-student class ratio, increased hand sanitizer availability, increased frequency of sanitation of high touch areas etc.

Option 2: Enhanced In-Person & Remote Class Instruction Plan - This hybrid class combines in-person instruction with remote class instruction (join via Zoom) concurrently with increased safety and disinfecting measures as listed in Option 1.

Option 3: Scheduled remote Class Instruction Plan - Students don't come to any site to attend class. Instead, they join an online class via Zoom at a specified scheduled time to participate in remote/online learning. Enrollment, testing, and instruction would be offered 100% online. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

Option 4: Distance Learning Plan -Students use web-based program to access learning curriculum aligned to the Texas Workforce Commission Content Standards designed to fill-in learning gaps the students need to achieve educational goals. Students must meet technology requirements to participate in this plan. 

We have an open admissions policy for most classes that will provide you with the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills to be successful in today's technological and global economy. SAISD Adult and Community Education is proud to be a leader in innovation and student diversity.

Texas Residents click here to register for adult education classes.

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