It's not ideal, but a room tucked inside the Sacred Heart Center in Manchester serves as a makeshift classroom for dozens of Latino immigrants trying to get their GED.
One of the youngest students is 19-year-old Brayan Padilla.
He came to the United States from Honduras four years ago with his younger sister in search of a better life.
"In my country there is a lot of criminal activity. For example, there were a lot of dead bodies," Padilla said in Spanish through a translator.