High School Equivalency & ESL Preparation Classes

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    Due to our district closure related to COVID-19, all instructor-led Community Education classes and Kidszone programs scheduled on any district property, have been canceled. At this time the district is schedule to reopen May 4th.


    It is still undetermined as to the resumption of classes and programs scheduled beyond May 4th. However, class instructors and any registered students will be notified via email as to the status.


    Do you need to learn English as a second language? Are you stuck in a job that won't allow you to climb the ladder of success because you don't have a high school diploma or high school equivalency certificate?

    Well you are able to work on both learning English AND  earning a Texas High School Equivalency Certificate here at the Judson Independent School District!

    Morning and evening classes are available during the fall, spring, and summer semesters. Both registration and classes for High School Equivalency Certificate preparation and ESL are held in the Judson Education Community Center (JECC) Annex; the old Converse Elementary School off FM 78 in Converse, Texas.

    Classes meet in the JECC Annex located at 102 School Street, Converse, TX 78109 (corner of FM 78 & FM 1516 adjacent to the JISD Police Station). Mandatory registration and orientation is held at the beginning of each semester. You MUST attend both the registration and orientation in order to attend the classes. 


    In the preparation classes, you can expect the to be provided pathways that will enable you to reach your personal and educational goals in an instructor-led, classroom setting. The goal of the classes is to provide a safe, yet fun learning environment for all of our students.

    Instructors will provide:

    • Quality instruction in ESL, Refresher Skills, High School Equivalency Certificate test preparation, College Prep, etc.
    • Computer Skills
    • Career & College Readiness
    • Textbooks
    • In-Class Practice Tests
    • Prepare you for taking the official High School Equivalency exam battery

    Students will provide:

    • Dedication
    • Time in class
    • Transportation to and from classes
    • Basic School Supplies (Pen, Pencil, & Paper)

    For more information, contact 210-619-0352 or 210-619-0425.

    These FREE classes are provided to the community on a first-come, first-served basis as a courtesy, through a collaboration between the Judson ISD Adult & Community Education Department and the Region 20-Education Service Center.

Contact Us

  • Yvonne E. Schuler
    Adult & Community Education Coordinator
    Judson Education Community Center
    102 School Street
    Converse, TX 78109
    210-619-0378 FAX

    Adult & Community Education and Adventure Club

    Dimaris Lares, Secretary

    Mitzy Callender, Clerk