In partnership with Community Action Inc.’s (CAI) Adult Education Program, LISD provides High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation in both English and Spanish, as well as English as a Second Language (ESL) classes.

2020-21 School Year Update

Registration and classes are virtual/online. Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30–8:30 p.m.  Classes began virtually in October. 

If you are interested in Adult Ed classes, please complete this online registration form provided by CAI.  Enrolling in classes is a two-step process:

  1. Complete online registration form and upload photo ID.
  2. Complete baseline testing. 

You will receive an email/text with instructions on next steps once you’ve filled out the online registration form.

While Bagdad Learning Center classes are held in the evenings, CAI offers other day and evening class options in the Cedar Park/Leander areas.

Questions: Nancy Powell, nancy.powell@leanderisd.org

High School Equivalency (HSE) – Free in Spanish & English

High School Equivalency (HSE) prep classes prepare students to earn a high school Equivalency certificate, formerly commonly known as the GED (General Education Development) certificate.  

School Year 2020-21: HSE classes are virtual/online via ZOOM. Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Below is information for when classes meet in person face-to-face:

  • Where: Bagdad Learning Center
    Portables behind Bagdad Elementary
    800 Deercreek Lane, Leander, TX 78641
  • When: Tuesday and Thursday from 6 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

Other HSE Classes

Other Resources

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Free ESL Classes: Beginning–Intermediate Levels

School Year 2020-21: ESL classes are virtual/online via ZOOM. Classes meet Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Below is information for when classes meet in person face-to-face:

  • Who: Adults, age 19 and above, who want to improve their English skills
  • Where: Bagdad Learning Center
    Portables behind Bagdad Elementary 
    800 Deercreek Lane, Leander, TX 78641
  • When: Tuesday and Thursday, 6 p.m.–8:30 p.m. 

Other ESL Classes

Resources

Citizenship

Computer Instruction

Language Programs