A private, nonprofit institution, Cambridge College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Commission on Higher Education (NEASC CIHE); our various degree and certificate programs enable students to earn the credentials they need to advance in their careers. To learn more about Cambridge College, click here.


For more information, please contact:
Melissa Sue Frasca, Assistant Director (Admissions)
[email protected]
Facebook: Cambridge College
Instagram: @cambridgecollege_edu
Twitter: @CambridgeCollg

Family & Community Resource Center

We assist families and offer supportive services by providing educational programs, early childhood services, information, referrals, and advocacy for youth and parents. We also have cultural events and other opportunities for families and expecting moms. Serving children from 0-18 years of age. We offer free services for all families in Essex County and we welcome walk-ins.


For more information, please contact:
Maggie De Los Santos, Senior Family Partner
[email protected]
Facebook: Family & Community Resource Center

Various Programs and Resources

Our public library aims to provide an inclusive space for all ages for people to learn and be active members of their community. Programs are available for all ages, free of charge. We also have a wide range of resources that can be found on site and online via our catalog


For more information, please contact:
Jessica Vilas Novas, Library Director
[email protected]

The Adult Learning Center 

The Adult Learning Center offers:

  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
  • Preparation for the HiSET Exam, taught in English or Spanish
  • Computer courses

Courses — all free — are yearlong and offered in the morning, afternoon, or evening. When you’re ready, the Adult Learning Center also has a fully staffed testing center to administer HiSET exams. To learn more about the Adult Learning Center, click here.


For more information, please contact:
James White, Principal
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (978) 722-8110

Student Enrollment

At the Family Resource Center we provide student enrollment services for incoming PK-8th grade students who will be entering Lawrence Public Schools. See below for student registration hours:

All registrations are done remotely now by appointment.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
9:00AM to 2:00PM

12:00PM to 6:30PM

To enroll your child or get more information for student registration please check out the Enroll Page Here.


For more information, please contact:
LPS Family Resource Center
Facebook: Lawrence Public Schools
Instagram: @lps4familes

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) training is essential for many immigrants who live in Lawrence and the surrounding communities to live fuller lives and get better jobs. We conduct English language education as part of our Work Preparation Program.


For more information, please contact:
Facebook: Lazarus House Ministries
Twitter: @LazarusHouseInc

Northern Essex Community College (NECC) is a public, two-year college that offers comprehensive academic programs of study leading to the Associate in Arts degree, the Associate in Science degree and Certificates of program completion. To learn more about Northern Essex Community College, click here.


For more information, please contact:
Northern Essex Community College