Buffalo Schools Adult Education Division offers a program for adults who have not yet learned to read or speak English and/or need to develop better skills. The class sessions will assist adults in vocabulary-building, conversation practice and understanding written English. Beginner through advanced students are welcome. New students 21 and older can start anytime during the year. Youth ESL classes for 17-20 year olds also available.
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)- AM/PM/EVE – Free of Charge
Class sessions will focus on reading, writing, listening to, and speaking English. There are all levels, from beginner to advanced.
English as a Second Language Class Locations:
-Career Collegiate Institute 756 St. Lawrence Ave.
-Catholic Charities/Refugee Resettlement School 228 Albany St.
-Father Belle Center 104 Maryland St. at Busti.
-Frank Sedita 21 Lowell St.
-International Institute 864 Delaware Ave.
-Jewish Family Services 70 Barker St.
-Matt Urban Human Services Center 1081 Broadway.
-Northwest Community Center 155 Lawn Ave.
-Response to Love Center 130 Kosciuszko St.
-Workplace Literacy Center 160 Edward St.
For additional information on the classes and the process, please click here.