Upper Valley Instructional and Job Readiness Resources
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    The Rio Grande Valley Literacy Center- Business Office 
    617 W Expressway 83, Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 973-2800
    Services Provided:
    -Basic Adult Education Classes
    -ESL Classes
    -GED Preparation
    7 Locations of The Rio Grande Valley Literacy Center:
    Palacios Parkview Village
    211 W Audrey  Pharr, TX 78577
    Meadow Heights
    1005 W Gore, Pharr, TX 78577
    Chayito Community Center
    215 Universal Dr, Pharr, TX 78577
    Pharr Memorial Library
    121 E Cherokee  Pharr, TX 78577 
    Cavalary Baptist Church
    1410 Redwood  McAllen, TX 78501  
    Salvation Army
    1600 N 23rd  McAllen, TX 78501
    St. Joseph
    8310 Highland Ave  San Carlos, TX 78539 
    Weslaco Public Library
    525 W Kansas  Weslaco, TX 78539
    Su Casa de Esperanza
    8000 Cisne at Ruiseñor, Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 781-0276
    Services Provided:
    -Family Life Education
    -Parenting Skills Training
    -Pre-natal Instruction
    -Toddler Classes
    -ESL Classes
    -Computer Literacy Classes
    Su Casa de Esperanza- Progreso Community Center
    281 S Fm 1015, Progreso, TX 78579
    (956) 514-2454
    Services Provided:
    -Early Childhood Program For Parent and Child 
    125 E Denny Dr, Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 783-9293
     Services Provided:
    -ESL Classes
    -Citizenship Classes
    -Early Childhood Program 
    South Texas College- Gateway to College
    3700 W Military Hwy Bldg C Rm 119, McAllen, TX 78501
    (956) 872-6273
    Services Offered:
    -Dual Credit Program to complete high school diploma requirements and earn college credit towards an associate's degree or certificate. 
    South Texas College- Career Online High School Programs
    Services Offered at Different Locations:
    -Dual Credit Program to earn an accredited high school diploma and certificate in one of 8 career paths. 
    South Texas College- Continuing, Professional, and Workforce Education
    Services Offered at  Different Locations:
    -GED Prepration
    -ESL Classes
    STC-Pecan Campus
    3201 W. Pecan Blvd., K2.100, McAllen, TX 78501
    (956) 872-3484
    STC- Pecan Plaza
    2603 Pecan Plaza, McAllen, TX 78501
    (956) 872-3841
    STC- Mid-Valley Campus
    400 N. Border, F129, Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 447-6602
    STC- Starr County Campus
    142 FM 3167, G1.102, Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 488-6976
    Workforce Solutions 
    Services Offered:
    -Preparation for TAKS Tests
    -Job Readiness Preparation
    -Work Experience
    -Project GROW- GED/Vocational Training Program
    2 Locations: 
     McAllen Coroporate Office
    3101 W Business 83, McAllen, TX 78501
    (956) 928-5000 
    Rio Grande City Office 
    5408 Brand St., Ste.1, Rio Grande City, TX 78582
    (956) 487-9100
    Weslaco Office
    1600 N. Westgate, Ste. 400, Weslaco, TX 78596            
    (956) 969-6100
    University of Texas Pan-American- HEP 
    1201 West University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 665-2521  
    Services Offered:
    -High School Equivalency Program 
    La Union del Pueblo Entero (LUPE)
    Services Offered: 
    -ESL Classes
    -GED Classes- offered at 2 locations*
    4 Locations:
    Alton Office*
    220 W Dawes Ave Ste B, Alton, TX 78573
    (956) 584-3636
    Mercedes Office*
    122 N FM 491 Box P/5, Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956) 565-2761
    San Juan Office 
    Cesar Chavez Rd and Business 83, San Juan, TX 78589
    (956) 787-2233
    -ESL Classes only
    Pharr Office
    1701 Las Milpas Rd, Pharr, TX  78577
    (956) 787-5557
    -ESL Classes only
    Texas A & M University High school Equivalency Program
    Main Office 
    3516 E Expressway 83, Ste 110, Weslaco, TX 78596
    1-855-TAMUHEP (1-855-826-8437)
    Services Offered: 
    -GED Preparation (Day and Evening classes available)
    -Tutorial Assistance
    -Academic and Vocational Counseling
    -Career Advisement and Exploration
    4 Locations:
    Alton Community Center
    349 Dawes Rd, Alton, TX 78573
    Louise Black Middle School
    700 S Bridge St Rm 108, Weslaco, TX 78596 
    North San Juan Community Center 
    509 Earling Rd, San Juan, TX 78589
    San Carlos Community Center
    240 N. 86th St, San Carlos, TX 78538 
    Holy Spirit Catholic Parish
    2201 Martin Ave, McAllen, TX 78504
    (956) 631-5295
    Services Offered:
    -ESL Classes 
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