West Side Learning Center

An Adult Learning Community
422 Gifford St.
Syracuse, NY  13204
(315) 435-4013



Stop in or CALL 315-435-4013 to make an appointment to register.
We run by open enrollment so students may join classes any time.


The WSLC offers many programs for adults who are English Language Learners.

  • Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced classes for ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) students

  • Integrated instruction in listening, speaking, reading, and writing English

  • Group language practice

  • Vocational English and Training (VESOL) in our Teaching Assistant Preparation program

Daytime Schedule:
Monday - Friday, 8:30am -12:30pm
Tuesday - Thursday, 1pm - 3pm

Evening Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday, 5:00pm - 8:00pm


For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call the main office, 315 435-4013.



Teaching Assistant Vocational Training Program
This sixteen-week course is offered twice a year and includes technology integration, an internship at a local school, the TA exam pathway and TA job applications. Complete and submit the application below to the Westside Learning Center, 422 Gifford St., Syracuse, NY 13204. http://bit.ly/2H80Fcm