• adult education

    The District has partnered with Detroit at Work to serve you better by providing adult education and job placement in four conveniently located career centers. The enhanced program allows you to receive job placement and other services in a one-stop-shop environment.

    Enroll Today!

    This Detroit At Work link is the intake site for all of DPSCD's Adult Education Programs. After you enroll you will be contacted by a Detroit at Work representative for the next steps.  As noted, the majority of classes will be online for the first quarter of the school year. If you need help with registration please call 313-962-9675.

    DPSCD Adult Education 

    Detroit Public Schools Community District's Adult Education Programs offer a variety of services to help adult learners continue their educational journey. We provide free classes for adult learners giving them the opportunity to upgrade academic skills, complete high school, pursue General Educational Development (GED), and much more. Our partnership with Detroit at Work allows us to offer more services to our students.

    Adult Ed Services 

    • General Education Development (GED)
    • High School Completion
    • ESL
    • Adult Basic Education
    • Learn to Earn Program
    • Job placement assistance
    • Workforce Readiness Training
    • In-person and online options
    • Financial Literacy
    • Resume building and interview skills
    • Still 100% tuition-free
  • ESL Locations

    Priest Elementary-Middle
    7840 Wagner
    Detroit, MI 48210
    (313) 849-3705
    Programs: ESL 

    Maybury Elementary School
    4410 Porter Street
    Detroit, MI 48209-2429
    Phone: (313) 466-7115
    Programs: ESL

    Northern High School
    9026 Woodward
    Detroit, MI 48202
    (313) 873-7927
    Programs: HSE/ESL

    Adult Education Center
    14771 Mansfield
    Detroit, MI 48227
    Phone: (313) 873-7927

    Contact Us

    Alycia Meriweather
    Deputy Superintendent, Partnerships and Innovation

    Dikea Riley
    Deputy Executive Director

    Detroit At Work
    (313) 962-9675  

    Fisher Building, 9th Floor
    3011 W. Grand Blvd.
    Detroit, MI 48202
    Phone: (313) 873-7927