Northeastern Adult and Community Education
Adult and Community Education

Adult English Language Instruction (ESL)

Formerly known as English as a Second Language, English Language Instruction classes are designed for those who would like to improve English grammar, spelling, phonics, reading, writing and speaking.

What we offer:

  • Classes include topics such as: English for the workplace, conversational English, English for life skills, civics and citizenship.
  • Early childhood education - pre-elementary school for children ages up to 8 years old while parents attend class.
  • morning and evening classes (Classes offered in Sterling, CO and Holyoke, CO).
  • Cost: FREE.

Our schedule (Sterling, CO location)

  • Morning Session: Tuesday - Friday
    • 08:30 am - 10:30 am English Language Instruction
  • Evening Session: Tuesday and Thursday
    • 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm English Language Instruction

*Regular Attendance is required and homework will be assigned.

When You Are Ready

  • Transition into NJC's GED or academic ESL classes.
  • Identify a career that you would like to pursue.
  • Make a plan for education and/or training to start your career.

We are looking forward to welcoming our students back to in-person classes! In order to ensure the safety of our students and staff, we are taking every precaution to prepare our building for the return of in-person classes. Classes will begin September 1st to allow our staff time to implement state and local health mandates regarding safety precautions for COVID-19. We will be completing registration during the weeks of August 17th –21st and August 24th -28th by appointment only. Please contact Vanessa Soliz by calling 970-521-6793 or emailing to set up your registration appointment. Face masks and social distancing are required for entrance into the ACE building.

Clases de GED e inglés como segundo idioma

Las inscripciones serán del 17 al 28 de agosto.

Llame a Vanessa al 970-521-6793 o envíe un correo electrónico a para reservar su asiento.


Please monitor our Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) web page for additional information regarding COVID-19.