Fall ESL Classes at FAESL – New Student Lottery Information

Framingham Adult ESL

Update: The lottery registration for the fall 2021 semester has closed

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • How will I know if I win?
    There will be a drawing on Facebook live on Monday, August 16th.
    If your name is selected in any of the lotteries, the school will text or call you soon after the Facebook live drawing.
  • Do I need to watch the lottery on Facebook Live on August 16th?
    NO – When you enter the lottery online you will include your phone number, and winners will be texted or called.
    Note: Be careful to make sure that your phone number is correct.
  • If my name is selected in the lottery, what happens next?
    You will be texted/called, asking you to come to the school for testing.
    Note: Be sure to bring some identification (ID) to show that you are the person whose name was selected.
    After testing, you will be assigned to one of these:

    • An English class of the time(AM/PM) and type (online/in-person) based on which lottery you won
    • Or – a waiting list
      (You get a space in class as soon as possible and do not need to participate in more lotteries)
  • When are the classes?
    • Online morning classes are on Tuesday and Thursday mornings
    • In-person morning classes are on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings
    • Online evening classes are on Tuesday and Thursday evenings
    • In-person evening classes are on Tuesday and Thursday evenings
    • Classes start on Tuesday September 14th

NOTE: This is information only.  It does not guarantee you a place in class.