Adult ESL Night School

  • Welcome to Adult ESL Night School

    • WHAT WE TEACH:  Levels range from Beginner to Advanced. Students learn reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills, with an emphasis on reading. In addition, students are taught math, digital literacy and civics skills. Classes fill quickly!
    • PLACEMENT:  Students are placed into a level with a reading test and may not choose a level. Children of students are not allowed to attend classes; however, childcare is offered at the Higgins Education Center site. 
    • REQUIREMENTS:  Students may not miss more than four classes any semester. New students must attend one of the orientation dates. The testing date will be provided during orientation and in the registration link. Testing will take three hours. Advanced-level students must attend an extra night of testing for reading instruction prior to the first night of class.
    • Next Semester starts January 2023.  To stay informed please check back or you can follow our social media Here!


    Orientation dates: 
    Conant High School:  August 17th in the cafeteria at 6:00 p.m.
    Palatine High School:  August 18
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    Testing dates in August!  Complete the online registration to see which dates you can take a reading test.

    Classes start:

    Palatine and Higgins Tuesday/Thursday September 6th 
    Conant and Higgins Monday/Wednesday September 7th

    Additional questions? Contact Julie Frost @ or text at 331-444-2766.

District 211 Adult ESL Orientation

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  • Any further questions, contact Julie Frost @ or text at 331-444-2766.