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1401 Froesel Drive, Ellisville, MO 63011 · Phone 636.891.6644 ·


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


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​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

Summer 2021Class Schedule -  Register ​HERE​! ​​  (Registration closes June 23, 2021.)

Summer classes will begin on July 6, 2021 and continue through August 18th.  Both online and in-person class​es are available. Students must attend a virtual testing and/or orientation session prior to July 6th.  Once our office receives your application, a staff member will contact you regarding testing and/or orientation.

Register HERE​! ​​ ​Students​ may register online or​ by calling the AEL office. Call or text 314-415-4940 for more information.​  

​Area​Days/Times​LocationStart Date
Online​Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. -  12 p.m.

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

OnlineMonday - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

​Creve Coeur​Monday - Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 12 p.m.
​Community Learning Center
13157 N. Olive Spur RoadCreve Coeur, MO 63141​

Door 6

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Creve CoeurMonday - Wednesday
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m​.​
​Community Learning Center
13157 N. Olive Spur RoadCreve Coeur, MO 63141​

Door 6

​Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Summer 2021 Walk-in Registration​

The Parkway-Rockwood Adult Education and Literacy program is offering walk-in registration and testing for our summer session.  Walk-in registration will be every Friday from 9 am - 1 pm through June 25th.  Students do not need to pre-register.  There is no cost. Walk-in registration is at:

​Community Learning Center (Next to Fern Ridge High School)
13157 N. Olive Spur Road
Creve Coeur, MO 63141​

Door 6

Please park in the back parking lot and enter the building through door 6.  All individuals must wear a mask when in the building.  If you do not have a mask, one will be provided.  Children are not allowed during registration and testing.

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

Students learn to become contributing members of American society, participate in group conversation, and enhance their English language skills.  Naturalization and driver's license test prep are also offiered.  Conversation Classes/Independent Study/Citizenship are available virtually Monday-Wednesday from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. Students must register for an ESL class before they can attend this class. Only qualified students will be admitted.

TOEFL Preparation - Fall and Spring Only

Students wishing to study for the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreigh Language) exam may attend a virtual preparation class every Thursday from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  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.

2021 - 2022 Class Schedule - Coming soon!

Fall 2021 classes begin the week of September 6th.  Please check back later in July for our schedule of virtual and in-person classes.​