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.

    • REGISTRATION is closed but please fill out this interest form for upcoming semesters:
    • To stay informed please check back or you can follow our social media Here!

    Testing dates TBA!  Complete the online registration to see which dates you can take a reading test.

    Conant High School -

    Classes begin: Monday, January 29

    Classes held: Mondays and Wednesdays 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

    No classes: February 19, March 25 and 27

    Palatine High School -

    Classes begin: Tuesday, January 30

    Classes held: Tuesdays and Thursdays  6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
    No classes: March 26 and 28

    Higgins Education Center - 

    Monday / Wednesday classes begin: Monday, January 29, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

    Tuesday / Thursday classes begin: Tuesday, January 30, from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

    No classes: February 19, March 25,26,27,28

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



District 211 Adult ESL Orientation

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Need More Information?

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