County Line UMC Community Literacy Program
Listing Last Update: January 22, 2019
Location4031 Old River Road
Ellenwood, GA 30294 www.countylineumcged.com
- To read and write better
- To study for my high school equivalency exam
- To learn English
- To improve my math skills
- To improve my technology skills
- Instruction in Spanish
You may use the contact information above to reach out to the program
or call 1-877-389-6874 for more help.
The GED program meets twice a week ( Wednesday & Thursday evenings) from 6-9pm. A Special ELA program is offered to non-English speaking learners at no additional cost. Also, our program offer special assistance to individuals on probation in an effort to help them carry out the mandate of their probation, i.e., time sheets and progress reports as well as help them have a productive life going forward. All students over the age of 17 years old age are welcome.
Our vision is to see a world where illiteracy is no longer a "buzz word," and individuals are empowered and transformed through knowledge.
Hours of operation: Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9pm,
Cost info: Registration costs for learners is - $15.00 plus the costs of their book ( discounted at $11.00 online). However, cash desired is $42,000 per year..
Student and Volunteer Success Stories
The Bridges Initiative for 13-18 year olds was successful. It helped the young people deal with conflict resolution, learning who they are, what's in a name, etc.
The demographics of the immediate location is approximately 90% African Americans, 5% Spanish Speaking, and 5% Caucasians. 10% upper income with homes in the $200,000 - $300,000 range, 80% middle income with homes in 100,000 range and 10% low income with renters and old homes valued at less than $50.000. There new homes with young families of 1-2 adults between 30-45 with 2-3 young children. Unfortunately, crime rates are up and so is high school drop outs.