• English as a Second Language

    San Juan Adult Ed offers a variety of free ESL classes designed to help students achieve their life, education, and career goals in the United States.

    Literacy, Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced ESL

    Literacy, beginning, intermediate, and advanced ESL classes are offered on a continuous open-enrollment basis. With a focus on English for work, home, school, and the community, these classes help develop and improve skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

    Reading and Critical Thinking

    Reading and Critical Thinking (low and high levels) classes  help students improve their reading and comprehension skills as they learn reading strategies, critically analyze text, and increase reading fluency and speed.

    Grammar and Writing

    Grammar and Writing (low and high levels) are independent-study classes in which studnets work at their own through videos and online exercises to learn the basics and advanced ins and out of English grammar and writing.

    Citizenship Preparation

    The Citizenship Preparation class prepares students for the US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) oral interview as they study to improve their English reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills.


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    How can I register for a class?

    1. Complete the correct online registration form for the classes in which you are interested.  
    2. You will be contacted by a staff member to schedule an online orientation for class placement. Orientations will be held via Zoom. 
    3. After your orientation and class placement, your teacher will send you the access code to join your class.
    4. Start class!

    ESL registration is now closed for our Spring 2021 semester.  Beginning Monday, May 10, 2021, please check this page for more registration details for our Summer School semester. 


    For questions regarding registration, please contact us at Adult.Education@sanjuan.edu or call 916-971-7654.


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