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St. Vincent & Sarah Fisher Center, The Education Experience

Listing Last Update: October 23, 2018


16800 Trinity
Detroit, MI 48219

Primary Contact

Diane Renaud

(313) 535-9200 Ext:3116

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • To help my child learn
  • To study for high school equivalency
  • English language
  • Math
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program
  • Information about the GED Test

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

Free, personalized, one-on-one tutoring to help students obtain GED/HSE as first-step towards economic self-sufficiency for themselves and their family. SVSF Center Children's Afterschool and Summer Education Programs provides individualized tutoring for children in grades 1-5.

Mission Statement

The mission of the St. Vincent and Sarah Fisher Center (SVSF) is to provide educational programs, basic skill building and academic enhancement for at-risk children and adults; designed to build self-sufficiency skills for academic and employment success, personal achievement and dignity. The goals of the programs are to assist adult students to prepare for and obtain their GED; and, to increase academic performance for at risk children through after-school and summer supplemental educational programs.

Hours of operation: 5 Campuses throughout Detroit with flexible days ad hours

Cost info: Program is free. GED/HiSet book/calculator will need to be purchased. If student can not afford items, SVSF will provide assistance. (General total cost is approximately $28.)

Program’s Demographics/Metrics

Adult students 18 and older in need of their GED/HSE and children in grades 1-5 in need of individualized tutoring to meet and exceed national standards.

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