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English Classes - ESOL

ESOL classes are held in the Williams Building, 180 Walnut Street unless otherwise indicated.

Summer 2024 Program Registration
IN-PERSON COURSE REGISTRATION BEGINS TUESDAY April 30 at 4pm                                                          
To ensure that all ESOL students are enrolled in appropriate level classes, we assess potential students' verbal and written skills
at the time of registration. Please anticipate the process to take approximately 30 minutes. 
Location: Williams Building, 180 Walnut Street

Rosetta Stone At Home - English for all Levels* 
Tues & Thurs    6 - 7pm     May 28 & 30    $40
*Students simultaneously enrolled in a ESOL class: $20
English students of all levels who need a flexible schedule or additional practice. A technology-based approach to English learning using the immersion method. Students receive a temporary license to access the program from any computer, smart phone or tablet*. For those needing a computer, call 617-466-5233 to sign up for our Chromebook Lending Program and internet service. 
Access to the online program until 9/25/24

English for Spanish Speakers - For Spanish speakers
Group A    Mon & Wed    6 - 8pm     May 13 - June 12    $40
Group B        Thurs      5:30 - 7pm    May 30 - June 27    $40
Group C          Tues         6 - 8pm     July 9 - Aug 6          $40
Group D           Fri           6 - 8pm     July 12 - Aug 9        $40
Slowly immerse yourself in an English language program. Learn the fundamentals of English grammar and basic reading, writing, and speaking skills.  
Participants should continue to ESOL - Beginner.
Instructors: Yolanda Gonzales, Greg Deyermenjian, Maritza Cole

ESOL Beginner - Participants with limited English skills 
Group A   Tues & Thurs    5:30 - 7pm   June 4 - July 25   $40
Group B    Tues & Thurs   7 - 8:30pm   June 4 - July 25   $40
Group C    Mon & Wed       6 - 8pm      July 8 - Aug 7      $40
Learn basic grammar skills, sentence structure, reading skills, and pronunciation. Apply grammar in reading and writing exercises. 
Instructors: Maritza Cole, William Sheppard

ESOL Intermediate - Participants with some English skills 
Group A   Thursday          7 - 8:30pm    May 30 - June 27    $40
Group B    Tues & Thurs    6 - 7:30pm    July 9 - Aug 8         $40
Group C    Tuesday           6 - 8pm        June 4 - July 23       $40
Improve grammar skills using idioms and pronunciation. Apply grammar in reading and writing exercises. 
Instructors: Greg Deyermenjian, Marlene Romero

ESOL Advanced - Participants with good English skills 
Mon & Wed    6 - 8pm    June 3 - July 24    $40
Practice advanced conversation and build a strong vocabulary using real-life scenarios. Writing exercises focus on compound sentences.
Instructor: Dani Walsh

Summer 2024/ESOL – Advanced Reading & Writing
- Participants with good English skills
Thurs    6 - 8pm     June 6 - July 25    $40
Participants with good English skills. Improve reading and writing skills through comprehension and grammar exercises. An excellent course for those who are planning to attend college or enter the workforce.
Instructor: Dani Walsh

Spring 2024/ESOL – Advanced Reading & Writing - Participants with good English skills
Tues & Thurs    6-8pm     April 30 - May 16    $40

Participants with good English skills. Improve reading and writing skills through comprehension and grammar exercises. An excellent course for those who are planning to attend college or enter the workforce.
Instructor: Dani Walsh

Chelsea English Language Program, managed by Chelsea Recreation & Cultural Affairs, receives funding from the City of Chelsea with funds provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the Department of Housing and Community Development, Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).