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1401 Froesel Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011 · Phone 636.891.6644 · info@prcommunityed.org

Highlights

Celebration of Nations

More than 30 countries from all over the world were represented as we celebrated different cultures with student-led presentations!

View Celebration of Nations video.

About Our Teachers

Our FREE Adult Education & Literacy classes are taught by more than 60 certified teachers throughout the St. Louis area.

See why our teachers do what they do in this video.

Our Teachers Are Here For You

During this difficult time, our Adult Education and Literacy teachers would like for you to know that learning has continued virtually in our classrooms.

Hear from our teachers in this video.

English as a second language classes are free.

English as a Second Language

Adults

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​We offer classes for adults whose first language is not English. Students in beginning classes learn to speak, listen for understanding, read, and write English. Intermediate and advanced students have the opportunity to improve conversation, grammar, pronunciation, reading, and writing.

Other classes include:

  • U.S. Government and History
  • Citizenship
  • TOEFL

Conversation Class/Independent Study/Citizenship - Fall and Spring Only

Conversation Classes/Independent Study/Citizenship is available Monday-Thursday from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Community Learning Center (Door 6). Students must register for an ESL class before they can attend an this class. Only qualified students will be admitted.

TOEFL Preparation - Fall and Spring Only

Students wishing to study for the TOEFL test may attend a preparation class every Thursday from 6-9 p.m. at the Community Learning Center (Door 6). Students must register for an ESL class before they can attend a TOEFL class. Only qualified students will be admitted. Call/text 314-415-4940 for more information.

Summer Class Schedule

All summer English classes will be held online​.  Summer classes start July 6th and run through August 19th. In order to participate in online classes, students must have a computer or smart device with reliable internet service.  

Our registration for summer is closed.  To be placed on a wait list, please call or text our AEL office at 314-415-4940.   To register for fall, please see below for our fall schedule of classes.


​Area​Days/TImes​Location​Start Date
​Morning session

Evening session
​M-Th
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

M-W
6-9 p.m.
Online


Online
July 6, 2020


July 6, 2020

Fall Class Schedule

Fall 2020 classes begin the week of August 31, 2020.  Classes may include both virtual online and/or in-person instruction.  Classes are ongoing and new students are added to classes every two to three weeks.  Students must attend a testing and/or orientation session before beginning classes.  Once our office receives your application, a staff member will contact you regarding testing and/or orientation.​

Sign up NOW! ​​ ​ ​Students may sign up online; however, students MUST attend orientation and testing before beginning classes.  Online registration does not guarantee placement in a class. Call or text ​our office at 314-415-4940 for more information. ​​


​Area​Days/TImes​Location​Start Date
​Bridgeton​M-Th
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Faith Baptist Church
​12061 Natural Bridge Rd.
Bridgeton, 63044
Monday, August 31, 2020
​​Clayton​M-W
6-9 p.m.
Clayton High School, Rm. 2
1 Mark Twain Circle
Clayton, 63105
Monday, August 31, 2020

​Creve Coeur
​M-Th
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
M-Th
1-4 p.m.
M-W
6-9 p.m.
​Community Learning Center, Door 6
​13157 N. Olive Spur Rd
Creve Coeur, 63141
Monday, August 31, 2020
​Ellisville​M-Th
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

​Pathfinder Cornerstone Center
​15800 Manchester Rd
Ellisville, 63011
Monday, August 31, 2020
​EllisvilleTu & Th
6-9 p.m.
Pathfinder Cornerstone Center
​15800 Manchester Rd
Ellisville, 63011
Monday, August 31, 2020
​Manchester​M-Th
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
​Manchester United Methodist Church
129 Woods Mill Rd
Manchester, 63011
Monday, August 31, 2020
​ManchesterM & W
1-3 p.m.
(advanced students)
​Manchester United Methodist Church​
129 Woods Mill Rd
Manchester, 63011

Monday, August 31, 2020
​Maplewood​M-W
1-4 p.m.
​Maplewood United Methodist Church​
7409 Flora Ave
Maplewood, 63143
Monday, August 31, 2020