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Classroom - ESL Classes

Many ESL classes remain online. Online learning is fun and flexible! Some in-person options are now available in some locations. 

 

For more information:
call 519-271-4896 ext 2402 
email erin.jones@ed.amdsb.ca 
or text 519-301-4768 

English as a Second Language
 

The Centres for Employment & Learning of Avon Maitland offer English as a Second Language programs. The programs are conducted in a classroom setting and are specifically designed to offer assistance to adults in the community for whom English is not their first language but who would like to: 

  • Listen, speak, read and write in English
  • Improve communication and employability skills
  • Increase knowledge of Canada
 
There is no charge for eligible learners. 

New students start weekly. 
 

Please bring proof of immigration and residency.

Fall classes start the week of Tuesday, September 7 unless indicated. 
 

Morning Classes

Level

Day

Time

Online CLB 0-3

Monday – Friday

9:30-12:30 pm

Online CLB 3-5

Monday-Thursday

9:45-noon

Online CLB 6-8

Monday-Thursday

9:45-noon

In-Person CLB 0-6

Monday and Wednesday 

9:00-11:30 

*Starts September 20 in Stratford 

Online Afternoon Classes 

Level

Day

Time

CLB 0-3

Monday-Thursday 

1:00-3:30 pm 

CLB 4-8

Monday – Thursday

12:45-3:15 pm

Online Evening Classes 

Level

Day

Time

Citizenship Prep 

Monday 

7:00-9:00 pm 

CLB 0-3

Tuesday and Thursday

6:00-8:00 pm

CLB 4-8

Tuesday  and Wednesday 

5:00-7:00 pm

Online classes use Zoom and Google Classroom. 
 
To access online classes, students need to have a device with internet access (tablet or computer or phone),  be able to log in to an online platform, attend class regularly, and complete assignments. 
 
 
ESL is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Servies (MCCSS)