Restore Education
San Antonio Community Resource Directory
Restore Education (Nonprofit)

We offer several programs, from basic literacy and high school equivalency preparation, to workforce training and college support, based on a flexible, and individualized model, so that students are placed on a pathway to life-sustaining careers.

Restore Education we believe that everyone has the potential to transform their lives through education. We offer several programs, from basic literacy and high school equivalency preparation, to workforce training and college support, based on a flexible, and individualized model, so that students are placed on a pathway to life-sustaining careers. Check out our programs below and find the best fit for you.

Transform at-risk youth and adults into successful college and career ready students, so that they can achieve the future ...

Monday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
(210) 432-6123 Send email
Kelli Phodes - Executive Director
  • You are enrolled or about to begin an Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree Program
  • You are a first-generation college student or would like extra support
  • You are committed to completing your degree

You can enroll for free. Thanks to generous donors,
our program is completely free for students.

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
Kelli Phodes - Executive Director Send email
(210) 432-6123

We can help you learn English, so you can...
• expand your job options.
• communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors.
• study to become a North American citizen.
• help your children succeed in school.
• improve your computer skills.
• develop self-confidence and be more independent.

In order to be accepted into our program, you must be:
• 18 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
• 17 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)
• 16 years old
o with the corresponding withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and
o the documentation requested by a court, and
o parent or guardian permission (must be present at the time of enrollment)

Free for the student

Call for class schedule.
Restore Education
(210) 432-6123
Success for Adult Learners
(210) 370-5498

We can help you receive a Certificate of High School Equivalency (GED).

Eligibility Requirements:
• Not enrolled in any K-12 school system
• Need a High School Equivalency (HSE) certificate (have not earned a high school diploma)
• Demonstrate the need for a refresher on adult basic education skills (have earned a high school diploma or HSE and tests below a 12.9 grade level on TABE/CASAS assessment)
• Demonstrate the need for English skills (by taking BEST/CASAS assessment)

Age-specific requirements:
• 18 years of age with withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and parent/guardian permission. Parent/guardian must be present at registration or student must provide proof (Utility bill in their name, marriage license or rental agreement) he/she lives separate from parent/guardian.
• 17 years of age with withdrawal forms from the last school attended, and parent/guardian permission (must be present at registration)
• 16 years of age with withdrawal forms from the last school attended, court-ordered documentation, and parent/guardian permission (must be present at registration)

Free for the student

Call for class schedule.
Restore Education
(210) 432-6123
Success for Adult Learners
(210) 370-5498

Restore Education’s college readiness program bridges this gap by putting college preparation in reach for students across Bexar County. With our help, students are less likely to end up in remedial courses and more likely to persist in college.

Go at your own pace. Create your own schedule with our evening & weekend hours. Take your exams when you are ready

You can enroll for free. Thanks to generous donors,
our program is completely free for students.

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
Kelli Phodes - Director
(210) 432-6123

Earn your high school equivalency credential (GED or HiSET).

  • You are 16 years of age or older
  • You do not have a high school credential (diploma, GED, or Hi-SET)
  • You are ready to commit and finish what you start

The program is completely free for students. This includes assessments, tutors, support, and educational materials

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
Kelli Phodes - Executive Director Send email
(210) 432-6123

Restore Education offers free workforce training certification programs for in-demand fields. We offer several options for earning a certification as you work towards your high school equivalency credential or college enrollment

You are 17 years or older
You are ready to move forward in a new career or enhance your industry knowledge
You are interested in healthcare, business, or hospitality and are ready to commit to what you start

Enrollment is free and. Upgrade your education and career prospects as you enhance your immediate earning potential with workforce training.

Monday - Thursday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Saturday: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday: CLOSED
Kelli Phodes - Executive Director Send email
(210) 432-6123