The following Adult Education classes are offered in collaboration with Wake Technical Community College:

English as a Second Language: ESL

If you would like to learn or improve your English language skills, we ofer the Hispanc Family Center offers the following free ESL classes, from levels 1 to 4:

Wake Technical Community College offers ELS classes in other locations and hours and in different levels. To obtain infomation about other sites and schedules, please visit Wake Tech's ESL web page at:

ESL students in class


Literacy Classes in Español: Plazas Comunitarias

Would you like to further your education? Would you like to help your chldren with their homework? At the Hispanic Family Center we offer literacy elementary, and middle school education classes through the program Plazas Comunitarias, a partnership between the Mexican Consulate, the Institute of Mexicans Abroad (IME), and Wake Technical Community College.

Benefits for participating in Plazas Comunitarias:

  1. Upon satisfactory completion of the course, students will receive the elementary and/or middle school diploma.
  2. Students will be better prepared to enter a GED program to obtain the high school equivalency diploma.
  3. Upon completion of the program students will be more prepared to better understand and learn the English language because they will have a more solid education in their native language.

Note: This class is offered in Spanish only.

Other Adult Education Classes

The Hispanic Family Center, through Wake Technical Community College, offers numerous Adult Education courses such as computer classes, cake decoration, jewelry making, and others. To find out about current class offerings and schedules, please search in the Wake Tech Continuing Education Catalog clicking here and search for the Center's code site: "HFC". You can also call at 919-532-5524.


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