Adult Literacy

Current Programs

Summer 2022 Schedule

Summer classes will run between June 13-30 and July 11-August 11.

Adult ESL Classes

All ESL classes this summer will be available in-person or online.

  • Morning: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays, 9-11 a.m., Winona Public Library, 2nd floor (151 W 5th St)
  • Evening: Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., Winona Senior High School, Room 204 (901 Gilmore Ave.)

For questions about ESL classes, please call Chris Dahlke at 507-494-0924, or email the teacher at

GED Classes

  • GED Class: Mondays, 6-8 p.m., Winona Senior High School, room 203 (901 Gilmore Ave.)
  • GED Lab: Tuesdays, 1-3 p.m., Minnesota State College southeast, Room 313 (1250 Homer Road). No GED Lab on June 21 and July 26

Online GED options are also available. Please contact Chris Dahlke, at 507-494-0924 or, if you have any questions about getting started.

Want to become a Paraprofessional?

Prepare for your future by registering for a career pathway program to become a paraprofessional. 

  • Monday-Thursday
  • June 13-Aug. 26
  • 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Online/hybrid format

Requirements: GED or High School Diploma, as well as a device or laptop with a camera and microphone. 

Questions? Call 507-494-0924 or email 

To sign up: Fill out the form linked here.

Career Training Opportunities


Call (507) 494-0900 for more information or stop by Community Education at 903 Gilmore Avenue, Winona in the WAPS District Office.


Adult Literacy Offerings

Christopher Dahlke

Adult Literacy Coordinator
District Office