All classes are free. Pay only one $10 registration fee per person per class per year. Some classes require purchase of text books. Classes are held at 5280 Valentine Road.

Citizenship Preparation

US Citizenship

This class is for U.S. Permanent Residents who are ready to prepare for the U.S. Citizenship interview and exam. Subjects include American History and Government. Get help filling out the N-400 application. Practice for the exam and interview. Call Heidi Sohn 805.289.7925 ext 1301 if you have questions.

Fall 2014 Session: Sep 9 - Nov 18, 2014

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Sohn 5280 Valentine Road 229 T 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Spring 2015 Session: Feb 19 - Apr 30, 2015

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Sohn 5280 Valentine Road 229 Th 6:30 - 8:30 pm

ESL Multi Level

English as a Second Language

This program is designed to provide training in communication skills ranging from basic survival English through English proficiency required for employment and citizenship. English language is taught in the context of life skills including health, education, employment, nutrition, emergencies, recreation, and environment.

English as a Second Language Evening Programs

Our evening classes are open entry, so students may enroll at any time. We offer two multi-level classes, one at 5280 Valentine Road and one at the Westview Center, 234 Vince Street.

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 225A MTWTh 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Staff Westview Community Center   MTWTh 6:00 - 9:00 pm

 

English as a Second Language Daytime Programs

Our Session Plan offers students focused study and faster progress. New students will begin on the first day of the session after they register and can attend the Computer Lab until the session begins. First registration, orientation, and level placement Tuesday, August 20, to Thursday, August 22. Call 289-1749 ext 1202 with questions. Se habla español.

Class schedule includes English on Computers from 8:00 - 9:00 am, followed by English instruction from 9:00 - noon. Computer lab is also available from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm. Registration fee is $10 for the year. After the first session, register in Room 225B any Friday between 9 am and 12 pm.


Instructor Location Room Days Time
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 224 Beginners MTWTh 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 229 Intermediate MTWTh 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 225A Advanced MTWTh 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
 
ESL on the Computer (Computer Lab)

Use a variety of fun, interactive computer programs to improve your English skills. Work at your own pace with Rosetta Stone and other programs that will help you build vocabulary, apply grammar, practice pronunciation and improve writing skills in English. Access the Internet for lots of English language learning resources. Registration fee is $10 for the year; no charge if registered for ESL class. Register in Room 202 any Friday from 8 am to 12 pm.

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 225B MTWTh 8:00 am -9:00 am
Staff 5280 Valentine Road 225B MTWTh 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm