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English Language Classes

To register for English Language Acquisition (ELA) classes, come to the front desk at the entrance of the Kirk Library at Centralia College, located at 600 Centralia College Blvd., Centralia, WA 98531.

New students and students who have not attended in the previous two quarters will need to attend an orientation to register. No documentation is required. There is a charge of $25.00 per quarter, but any person with low income or who receives medical assistance, food assistance, WIC, or other government benefits, qualifies for a fee waiver.


Summer 2017, Courses and Schedule

Orientation Summer quarter orientations are available on Tuesdays from 6 to 8:50 p.m. and Wednesdays from noon to 2:50 p.m. To confirm times and dates, call 360-623-8957.

Morning Classes
Centralia College
9-11:50 a.m. Monday-Thursday
Levels 1-4
In this class, students receive instruction in speaking, listening, reading, writing, mathematical concepts and basic computer use.

Levels 5-6
These levels have transitioned to the BEDA program. Students must complete the registration process. Ask for information at the front desk at the entrance to the Kirk Library Building.

Evening Classes
Levels 1-4
6-8:50 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
In this class, students receive instruction in speaking, listening, reading, writing, mathematical concepts and basic computer use.

Levels 5-6
6-8:50 p.m. Monday-Wednesday
A transitional class for students preparing to enter the BEDA program. English language , mathematics and computer instruction are taught.

Reading for Civics Participation
6-8:50 p.m. Thursdays
Civics and US History are the focus of this content area reading class. The goal of this class is to help students reach a better understanding of the United States, its history and government so that they may become better community members.

Bilingual English-Spanish Preparation for the GED
6-8:50 p.m. Thursdays
This class is for students who wish to receive help in Spanish to prepare for testing for the GED.

Rochester
No class in summer. Classes will resume Sept. 18.
Childcare is provided.
12:30-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays
ROOF Community Center
In this class, students receive instruction in speaking, listening, reading, writing, mathematical concepts and basic computer use.

Winlock
No class in summer. Classes will resume Sept. 18.
Miller Elementary School
In this class, students receive instruction in speaking, listening, reading, writing, mathematical concepts and basic computer use.

For more information, call 360-623-8109. Leave your name, phone number and a message. Please speak slowly and clearly.