Spring ESL Classes at FAESL – New Student Lottery Information

Framingham Adult ESL will have a limited number of spaces for morning and evening classes for the Spring 2022 semester – online or in-person.

You can sign up NOW for the lottery for a space in ESL class.  Deadline to sign up is midnight Sunday, January 2nd.

  • HiSet (GED) Classes – on the school website, you can sign up on the waiting list
  • Citizenship Classes – on the school website, you can fill out a form to be notified about citizenship classes

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • How will I know if I win?
    There will be a drawing on Facebook live on Wednesday, January 5th at 1pm
    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 January 5th?
    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, and that you live in Massachusetts.
    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, Wednesday, 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 February 8th

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