Family School

Family School

Registration is now open for the 2020-2021 Family School program!

Family School offers

  • Afternoon preschool for 3 and 4 year olds born before September 1, 2017
    • 4- or 5-day options
  • English classes for adults during preschool
    • Beginning English class on Tuesdays and Thursdays
    • Intermediate English class on Mondays and Wednesdays
  • A sibling classroom for children born after September 1, 2017

To begin the application process, register for a Family School Registration and Testing day below. A separate registration is needed for preschool students: choose a 4 or 5 day afternoon option at Lower Campus. 


For additional information, check out the 2019-20 Family School flyer.

For the 2019-2020 school year, preschool spots are full. Contact Lydia Nelson at 952-975-6968 for more information or to be notified about future openings. 

Para obtener información en español,
contáctese con Heriberto Vargas en o 952-975-7068.

Haddii aad u baahan tahay qof ku hadla af Soomaali la hadal 952-975-7254.

"Program curriculum and teacher encouragement makes me enthusiastic to come to this program and never want to miss the class.  My kid also got a chance to learn new things to learn with teachers and friends. I keep spreading news about the program to the most extent. Everyone has to get a chance to learn about this program."

Priyanka, Family School 19-20 participant

Family Literacy Program Information

Metro South ABE is a key partner in Family School programming. Metro South is partially funded with a grant from the Minnesota Department of Education using state and/or federal funding, Minnesota Statute Section 124D.522 and/or CFDA 84.002, Adult Basic Education-Grants to States.