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English as a Second Language (ESL)


Despite the many challenges facing individuals with limited English, the ESL program at Palo Alto College offers the opportunity to progress to the skill level they want to attain.

The program is comprised of three levels: Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced level classes to accommodate student proficiency with emphasis and development of functional language skills. These courses focus on listening, reading and writing skills. These courses include an elective class for speaking and conversation.

All students requesting to register for an intermediate or advanced course and have not completed the pre-­‐requisite course, must take the ESL assessment before registering for a class.  Please contact our office at 486-3416 for an appointment.

The program is comprised of six levels to accommodate student proficiency and increase communicative competence.  The focus of these courses is listening, speaking, reading, conversation, writing and grammar.  Students will be immersed in authentic and standard English at a level that is meaningful and comprehensible while being actively involved in the language learning process.

Clases de Inglés


Este curso es para personas que tienen conocimientos limitados o ningún conocimiento en ingles y que tengan 17 años o mayores. El curso incluye asesorías en gramática básica, escritura, lectura, conversación y fonética. El curso incluye los niveles Pre-básico, Principiantes, Intermedios e Intermedio-Avanzado. El nivel de estudio se basará en una previa evaluación.

For additional information, please call Lydia Hannawi, Program Manager at 210-486-3410.

Schedule 2015 Spring Schedule TBA

Contact Information

Adult Learning Academy

Lydia Hannawi
Program Manager
lhannawi@alamo.edu

Phone:
210-486-3410


Priscilla Almendarez
palmendarez3@alamo.edu

Location:
Ozuna Library and Learning Center 136

Phone:
210-486-3416

Fax:
210-486-9169

 

Office Hours

Monday–Friday
8am–5pm
Closed 12:30pm–1:30pm

Registration

Walk-Ins:
Monday–Thursday
9am–12pm

Appointment Only:
Monday–Thursday 
2pm–4:30pm

Friday
9am–12pm
2pm–4:30pm