DCET "La Escuelita" ​PLAZAS COMUNITARIAS (PLACOM) Spanish Literacy

DCET "La Escuelita" ​PLAZAS COMUNITARIAS (PLACOM) Spanish Literacy

NLD ID #90369

Contact Information

504 North O'Connor Rd.
La Escuelita
Irving, TX 75061

Primary Contact


(214) 587-1983


Hours of Operation

12pm - 6pm Every day

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Program Overview

PLAZAS COMUNITARIAS (PLACOM) Spanish Literacy for Seniors - This Spanish Literacy curriculum for Immigrant youth and adults helps students learn English easier. Plazas Comunitarias is the first Spanish literacy program of its kind developing the right skills and a path to learn English. This facilitates illiterate people learn how to read/write in their native language and then transition to learn English as a second other language. DCET sets up educational goals which include for students to finish Primaria (elementary) completion, in Spanish Grades 1 to 6, Secundaria completion, (Jr. High) in Spanish Grades 7 to 9, Preparatoria, or Bachillerato completion, (US High School equivalent ) in Spanish then Spanish language study for GED, or GED in English to complete the test. College Classes with modest charges to Mexican colleges can then begin for a Spanish language-degree from a Mexican university.

Cost Info

There is a small $60 annual fee donation (voluntary) for administration/maintenance fee. Student has access to the Learning Center for a whole year for him and his children to come and use our technology -

This program listing was last updated: February 16, 2024.

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Education services

  • Read and write better
  • Find a family literacy program
  • Help my child learn
  • Study for my high school equivalency exam
  • Learn English
  • Improve my math skills
  • Improve my technology skills
  • Volunteer at a program

Instruction Type

  • In-person
  • Online
  • Instruction in multiple languages