Rosalie Rendu Center
…Where Seeds are Planted

ESL Education

Rosalie Rendu Center is a place for parents to learn English and children to prepare for kindergarten and do their homework. We offer free services:

  • English as a Second Language classes
  • “Tot Spot” Structured Play Group for children of our students
  • After School Homework Club for children who live in the Carriage Manor Apartments, our home

Our Vision

Every client is:

  • Educated
  • Financially independent
  • Integrated into the community
  • Computer literate

Our Mission

The Rosalie Rendu Center in East Palo Alto strives to break the cycle of poverty by educating, mentoring and raising the self-esteem of the entire family.

Reaching Out Statement

The Rosalie Rendu Center is committed to all people who receive its service or assistance and to those who administer this service. The Center has a strong commitment to the principles of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity by recruiting, hiring, training and promoting educational opportunities for all individuals. These principles are administered without regard to race, color, religion, age, (as defined by law), sex, national origin or ancestry, ethnic origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, handicapped individual, medical condition or any veteran disabled or not.