Sauk Valley Community College

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SVCC Summer Adult Education Classes Start June 3

Sauk Valley Community College’s Adult Education Department will again offer its free adult education classes this spring starting the week of June 3, 2013. Class times and locations include:

 SVCC Classes

  •  ESL Tues-Thurs. 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Room 2L1A
  • GED Tues-Thurs. 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Room 1E08

Transportation from Dixon is available. The Lee/Ogle Transportation vehicle will pick students up in front of the Dixon Library at 8:30am and return after class.

Transportation from Rock Falls is available. The Whiteside Transportation vehicle will pick students up in front of Rock Falls Middle School at 8:30am and return after class.

  • Online GED Register June 4 from 2:00 – 4:00pm, Room 1E08
  • Occupational Knowledge Tues. & Thurs.  2:00 – 4:45 p.m. Room 1E08

This class is for the learner who wants to prepare a resume, participate in an interview and experience 15 hours of hands-on workforce training within a community business

  • College-Prep Mon. & Wed. 2:00 – 4:45 p.m. Room 2L5

This is an accelerated learning experience in the area of math for the high school student who’s ACT test scores were below the college-level requirement or the adult learner who has attained a GED but would like extra support before taking college-level math courses.

Classes in Sterling

  • Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES):
GED
  • St Mary’s Parish

ESL Tues.-Thurs. 9:00 – 11:00a.m.

  • Washington School: *Child care provided*

ESL Mon. & Wed. 5:00 – 7:00p.m.

Citizenship Study Sessions Mon. & Wed. 5:00 – 7:00p.m.

These classes prepare students to complete their GED, improve or develop skills in areas such as reading, writing and math, focus on career training and higher self-esteem to help lead to the workforce or a college education. Students can register on the first day of class at the locations listed above.

Students will register the first day of class with exception to the online GED class. The opportunities are for anyone 17 and older. For more information on adult education services, call 815-835-6310.