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Practice your basic reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in our free English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes. Students must be 18 or older.

Day and evening programs are available. Most classes are free and offered at all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced. Books are recommended but not required. A $35 materials fee is collected from students who wish to buy their textbook.

Advanced English classes are also available.

You MUST attend an ESOL Orientation session prior to taking any class. See listings below for currently scheduled ESOL Orientation sessions and classes. You may also call 410-386-8630 for upcoming dates and to register for the required ESOL Orientation session.

Visit English for Speakers of Other Languages for additional program information.

Important Cost Information:

  • Carroll County residents: DEDUCT $10 per course
  • Maryland Non-Carroll County residents: DEDUCT $5 per course
  • Maryland Senior Adults: pay fees only. Fees are detailed in the shopping cart and on your receipt.
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If you have questions, please provide us with the course title and number when e-mailing or calling.

 

 
 

ESL-010

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/25/19

End date: 12/16/19

Schedule : Weekly - Wed, Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 20 sessions; starting 9/25/2019, ending 12/16/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/30/2019, 10/9/2019, 10/16/2019, 11/27/2019)

Instructor : Laura Dorsey 

Location : Robert Moton Elementary Location : 
  Robert Moton Elementary.

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ESL-033

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/25/19

End date: 12/16/19

Schedule : Weekly - Wed, Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 20 sessions; starting 9/25/2019, ending 12/16/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/30/2019, 10/9/2019, 10/16/2019, 11/27/2019)

Instructor : Michelle Muller 

Location : Robert Moton Elementary Location : 
  Robert Moton Elementary.

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ESL-064

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/30/19

End date: 12/11/19

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM; 21 sessions; starting 9/30/2019, ending 12/11/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/27/2019)

Instructor : Marion Cholakian 

Location : Multi-Service Center Location : 
  Multi-Service Center.

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ESL-070

Section Number: A2B

Total Cost: $179.00

Start date: 10/03/19

End date: 12/12/19

Schedule : Weekly - Thu, Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 20 sessions; starting 10/3/2019, ending 12/12/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/28/2019)

Instructor : Michelle Muller 

Location : Learning Resource Center Location : 
  Learning Resource Center.

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ESL-076

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/30/19

End date: 12/11/19

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM; 21 sessions; starting 9/30/2019, ending 12/11/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/27/2019)

Instructor : Jennifer James-Henry 

Location : Multi-Service Center Location : 
  Multi-Service Center.

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ESL-081

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/30/19

End date: 12/11/19

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM; 21 sessions; starting 9/30/2019, ending 12/11/2019 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/27/2019)

Instructor : Sarah Andrews 

Location : Multi-Service Center Location : 
  Multi-Service Center.

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ESL-082

Section Number: F2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 12/18/19

End date: 12/18/19

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 12/18/2019, ending 12/18/2019

Instructor : * Staff 

Location : Multi-Service Center Location : 
  Multi-Service Center.

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