ESL and Citizenship Classes

Citizenship Classes

Caring instructors assist students preparing to test for U.S. citizenship.

You will find positive support as you learn more about being a United States citizen.

Citizenship Classes in person beginning June 2, 2021. Masks and social distancing mandatory. Classes are limited to 9 students who have no high risk health factors. Classes are held:

Wednesday mornings 10-11:30 a.m. To register, contact Elaine, at 512-231-9927 or

Saturday mornings 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. To register, contact Kathy, at 512-201-9107  or (Night classes to be determined later.)

There is no charge for the class, however a copy of the textbook Voices of Freedom must be purchased. Textbook is $40.

The requirements for citizenship applicants are:

  1. Be at least 18 years old.
  2. Be a legal permanent resident for at least 5 years or 3 years if married to a U.S. citizen
  3. Not been outside the U.S. for a period of 6 months
  4. Have good moral character. If you have committed a crime or gotten a ticket, you must show proof that you have paid the fine or served the sentence.
  5. Have intermediate English proficiency level.

English as a Second Language Book Club

Learn the language while reading with others.

The English as a Second Language Book Club meets Wednesdays at 5:00 pm. It is recommended for upper intermediate to advanced level English learners.

Please contact the church office for more information. Currently meeting online.

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