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English for Work

English for Work classes teach literacy, beginning and intermediate level English to adult refugees, immigrants, and asylees. Classes are free. Students learn academic English grammar, speaking, reading, writing, and listening skills. Students also receive computer training, work readiness, life skills, and access community resources. Classes meet MFIP requirements, although students do not need to be receiving MFIP to attend class.

Class schedule: Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

  • Classes continue throughout the year – open enrollment
  • Tutoring available
  • English students also have access to math classes, computer classes, conversation practice and driver’s education

To Enroll:

  • Students must take a placement exam.
  • Testing: Wednesdays at 2:00 p.m. (no appointment necessary)
  • Students may have refugee, asylee, or immigrant status.

Additional Opportunities:


  • Mondays and Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Basic math is offered on Mondays
  • Advanced math is offered on Wednesdays

Conversation Circle

  • Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Students practice their conversational English with volunteers

Driver’s Education

For more information or to enroll in class, contact Stacy Dietrich.

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