Community ESL and High School Equivalency Classes

Updated September 6, 2017

Covenant Church

1201 Yerger Boulevard, Sinking Spring, PA 19608

610.374.7277

  • Mondays, 6:30-8:00 pm
  • Conversational English class

El Portico Church

142 South 6th Street, Reading, PA 19602

610.743.3699

  • Beginning class, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm
  • Intermediate Class, Mondays, 6:30-8:00 pm

Mother Veronica Resource Center, R                              

502 South 6th Street, Reading, PA 19602

610.376.6093

www.mvresource.org

  • ESL-multiple levels, Citizenship classes, computer classes
  • Registration: August 7-25
  • Fee for some classes

Penn State Berks Library

2080 Tulpehocken Road, Reading, PA 19610

610.396.6244

Contact Barb Lessig, bzl1@psu.edu

  • Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 pm
  • September 7-November 30, 2017

Reading Public Library: Main Branch

100 South Fifth Street, Reading, PA 19602

610.655.6350

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 am
  • September 12-November 21

 Reading Public Library: Southeast Branch

1426 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading PA 19602

610.655.6362

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 am, October 3-December 14
  • Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30-9:00 pm, September 5-November 21

The Salvation Army, C

301 South 5th Street, Reading, PA 19602
610.373.5208

  • Mondays and Thursdays, 6:00-8:00 pm
  • Class starts October 2

Reading School District

13th and Union Elementary School

1600 North 13th Street, Reading, PA 19604

610.371.5795 ext. 524914 (Norma Espeda)

Southern Middle School

931 Chestnut Street, Reading, PA 19602

610.371.5803 ext. 51912 (Nilda Mayol)

St. Margaret’s School

233 Spring Street, Reading, PA 19601, 2nd floor

484.772.6210

  • Saturdays, 9:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Classes begins September 23
  • ESL-multiple levels/ Citizenship Skills

United Way Bilingual ESL, R

Reading Area Community College, Schuylkill Hall, Classroom 209

111 Riverfront Drive, Reading, PA 19602

  • Morning, afternoon, and evening sessions
  • Spanish only–Literacy Level ESL
  • To register, call Norma Castro: 610.607.6227

Wisdom 31, Inc., R C  

610.373.5777

www.Wisdom31.org

  • Registration is open for 3 weeks in September and January
  • ESL-multiple levels/ Citizenship Skills- small book fee

Grace Bible Fellowship/La Roca de Reading Church, 1128 Hampden Boulevard

  • Mondays, 7:00-9:00 pm

First Presbyterian Church, 37 South 5th Street

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:00-11:00 am

 

R:  Registration is required

C:  Childcare provided

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