ELA/EL CIVICS / (ESL) English as a Second Language:

Register ONLINE Now!

To register for ESL Classes, click on the button below, complete information on the form, and choose testing date to come take your placement exam. If you have any questions, contact us at or call us at (985) 796-2018. 

Hammond Classes:

  • Mondays & Wednesdays 12:30pm-3:30pm
  • Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00pm-8:00pm

Hammond Campus Address:

111 Pride Drive 
Hammond, LA 70401 

Slidell Classes:                                               

  •  Tuesdays & Thursdays  (12:30 pm-3:30 pm) 
        61134 N. Military Road
        Slidell, LA 70461

 (New) Covington/St. Benedict @ St. Joseph Seminary College

  •  Tuesdays & Thursdays (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

           75376 River Road
          St. Benedict, LA 70457

New Student Information: Frequently asked questions:

All ESL/ELA/EL Civics Classes are FREE to attend!

Personal information to complete the registration form (name, telephone number, address, etc.) and Photo ID.

Yes! Students are allowed to have someone accompany them (that they feel comfortable with) to assist in filling out personal information on the registration form. However, guests are NOT allowed to assist the student with tests. The Instructor will help ALL new students complete forms. No children allowed.

Please refer to the schedules listed above for each location's class days and times.

16 year olds and older (16+)

YES!!! The classes are specifically for students that do not speak English as their native language!

YES!!! The classes are for non-native English speakers at ALL LEVELS ("Advanced", "Intermediate", & "Low" levels). Testing will determine what level English you are classified as in our class.