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English as a Second Language

Registration is NOW CLOSED for the 2023-24 School Year!

Enrollment in San Juan Adult Educations English as a Second Language (ESL) program is currently closed and will open in August for classes to begin in September. If you would like us to contact you via email once our registration opens, please complete the ESL Interest Form at the link below. We look forward to seeing you in the Fall!

ESL Interest List for Fall 2024


FREE English as a Second Language (ESL) and Citizenship classes for adults in the Greater Sacramento area, are offered at beginning to intermediate levels on a continuous basis. These classes focus on communication for work, home, school, and the community, and help develop and improve communication skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Students improve their English grammar, gain important life skills, and learn more about American culture. 

All students must take a placement test and attend an orientation session to determine the appropriate level for class placement. For more information, email us at: Adult.Education@sanjuan.edu or call (916) 971-7654. 

Once registration opens in July... 

  • Please complete the online registration form (shared above). 

  • Please make sure to use Google Chrome as your web browser to complete the online registration form

  • After you complete the registration form, a member of our ESL program team will contact you for the next steps in the registration process.  

  • Please wait to be contacted after completing the online registration form below, as this process takes time (up to 10 business days).  

Our FREE ESL classes have continuous enrollment throughout the school year.  Students will be placed into open classes after the registration process is complete. 

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