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Class Location

All Alameda Adult School classes and offices are now located at :

2201 Encinal Ave. Alameda, CA

Class Information

esl class schedule- currently no in-person instruction

Morning

Level Day Time Room

Beginning Literacy

M-Th

9:00 am-12 noon

e219

Beginning Low

M-Th

9:00 am-12 noon

e213

Beginning High

M-Th

9:00 am-12 noon

e220

Intermediate Low

M-Th

9:00 am-12 noon

e216

Intermediate High

M-Th

9:00 am-12 noon

e223

Advanced Speaking and Listening

TTh

9:00 am-12 noon

e223

Advanced Reading and Writing

MW

9:00 am-12 noon

e223

 

Evening

Level Day Time Room

Beginning Literacy

M-Th 

6:00-9:00 pm

e219

Beginning Low

M-Th 

6:00-9:00 pm

e213

Beginning High

M-Th 

6:00-9:00 pm

e220

Intermediate Low

M-Th 

6:00-9:00 pm

e216

Intermediate High/Advanced 

M-Th

6:00-9:00 pm

e223

esl level descriptions

ESL1 beginning-literacy level: Students who enter this level are unable to read or write in English. They may have limited verbal English proficiency.

ESL 2 beginning-low level: Students enter the beginning-low level with little or no ability to read or write English. They are unable to function unassisted in situations requiring spoken English.

ESL 3 beginning-high level: Students enter the beginning-high level with limited ability to read and write English; their use of English is limited to speaking English in situations related to their immediate needs.

ESL 4 intermediate-low level: Students enter the intermediate-low level with enough ability in the use of English to function satisfactorily in basic survival situations related to their needs.

ESL 5 intermediate-high level: Students enter the intermediate-high level with enough ability in the use of English to function independently in most situations.

ESL 6 advanced-bridge: Students enter the advanced level with enough ability in the use of English to function effectively in familiar and unfamiliar social, community, work, and academic situations.