Registration for Fall 2023 is available now
Registration for Fall begins August 11, 2023
The Palo Alto Adult School ESL program offers many classes to help you meet your English learning goals. To enter our FREE classes, new students must register for a placement test.
We offer a range of English classes from Literacy to Advanced levels at no charge.
Note: There is no childcare for the placement test or the classes.
Placement testing: Aug 7 – 14 (Registration Required)
Classes: Aug 21 – Oct 13 (No classes Sep 4)
Placement testing: Oct 5 – 7 (Registration Required)
Classes: Oct 16 – Dec 15 (No classes Nov 10, Nov 20 – 24)
When your placement test and registration are completed, you may sign up for one of the classes.
Some class sessions are online and meet with teachers via Zoom. Students need to download and learn Zoom at https://zoom.us/.
SESSION 1: Aug 21 to Oct 13 (No classes Sep 4)
SESSION 2: Oct 16 to Dec 15 (No classes Nov 10 and Nov 20-24)
*IN-PERSON* MORNING CLASSES
(9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.)
Cubberley Campus: Literacy through Advanced Low Levels (Mon–Thu)
*ONLINE* MORNING CLASSES
(3 meetings per week: 9–11 a.m.) / Tue, Wed, and Thu
3 levels: Mixed beginning; mixed intermediate; advanced
*IN-PERSON* EVENING CLASSES
Palo Alto High School: Literacy through Advanced Low Levels (Mon and Wed)
*IN-PERSON & ONLINE* ADDITIONAL SKILL-SPECIFIC CLASSES:
See English Enrichment classes.
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