“Bringing the community together to create a vibrant Revere”

LANGUAGE CLASSES

ESOL FOR BEGINNERS 1

This course is for adults who speak little to no English. The emphasis of this course will be on English used for everyday activities, pronunciation, grammar, etc. Participants will then continue to ESL Intermediate. Instructors: Nancy Rodriguez, Mina Madkour & Donna Vincent

Class size is limited. The classes are 2 days a week, 3 hours each class (6 hours in total) and will be divided in 2 groups

Group A: Mondays and Wednesdays

Group B: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Both groups: 5:30-8:30pm for 10 weeks.

Cost: $75 for Revere residents, $100 for non-Revere residents

ESOL- INTERMEDIATE (Participants with some English Skills): The emphasis is on grammar, using idiom, pronunciation, applying grammar in reading and writing exercises. Instructors: June Zhang & Patricia Rodrigues Costa de Sá

Class size is limited. The classes are 2 days a week, 3 hours each class (6 hours in total) and will be divided in 2 groups

Group A: Mondays and Wednesdays

Group B: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Both groups: 5:30-8:30pm for 10 weeks.

Cost: $75 for Revere residents, $100 for non-Revere residents

ESOL LEVEL 2

This course is for participants who have some fluency speaking and reading English. Emphasis will be placed on vocabulary, grammar, reading, and writing. Students should have already taken ESOL 1. Instructors: Alexander Lynn & Elaine Abrams

Class size is limited. The classes are 2 days a week, 3 hours each class (6 hours in total) and will be divided in 2 groups

Group A: Mondays and Wednesdays

Group B: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Both groups: 5:30-8:30pm for 10 weeks.

Cost: $75 for Revere residents, $100 for non-Revere residents

ESOL LEVEL 3

This course is designed for adults who have good English skills, but wish to improve pronunciation, develop vocabulary, and gain more fluency in English. Students will discuss readings and give oral presentations in class on a variety of topics. Instructor: Donna Vincent

Course meets on Mondays and Wednesdays for 10 weeks from 5:30-8:30pm.

Cost: $75 for Revere residents, $100 for non-Revere residents

ESOL LEVEL 4 - Advanced

Participants with good English skills will practice advanced conversation and build strong vocabulary using real life scenarios, reading and writing exercises. This is our most advanced ESOL course. Instructor: Debbie Hartman McCulley

Course meets Tuesdays and Thursdays for 10 weeks from 5:30-8:30pm.

Cost: $75 for Revere residents, $100 for non-Revere residents

ENGLISH CONVERSATION

This class is for advanced students to practice speaking and listening skills in English. Students should have some fluency speaking and reading English. Instructors: Jude Travers & Mehrnoush Bakhshandeh

There are two classes

Class A: Monday

Class B: Tuesday

Both classes: 5:30-8:30pm for 8 weeks.

Cost: $50

INTRO TO ARABIC

Are you interested in learning how to speak to your Arabic-speaking students, clients, neighbors, or coworkers? Do you have an Arabic-speaking partner or friend? The Intro to Arabic program at the Revere Community School is designed for anyone interested in an introduction to conversational Arabic. Please join us, learn a new language and expand a new horizon. No prior Arabic experience necessary. Instructor: Jalal Chafiq

Course meets Thursday from 6:00-8:30pm for 8 weeks.

Cost: $50

ARABIC LEVEL 2

Upon completion of Level 2, Students will be able to describe things and participate in basic conversations. There will be discussion of the Arabic Culture. Grammatical topics will be included. Instructor: Jalal Chafiq

Prerequisite: Intro to Arabic

Cost: $50

INTRO TO SPANISH

Are you interested in learning how to speak to your Spanish-speaking students, clients, neighbors, or coworkers? Do you have a Spanish-speaking partner or friend? The Intro to Spanish program at the Revere Community School is designed for anyone interested in an introduction to conversational Spanish. Please join us, learn a new language and expand a new horizon. No prior Spanish experience necessary. Instructor: Linda Zamorano

Course meets Wednesday from 6:00-8:30pm for 8 weeks.

Cost: $50

SPANISH INTERMEDIATE

This is an opportunity to expand your knowledge of Spanish even further. The Spanish Intermediate class at RCS is designed for anyone who already knows the basics of Spanish and is looking to improve their speaking skills. Instructor: Linda Zamorano

Course meets Mondays from 6:00-8:30pm for 8 weeks.

Cost: $50

SPECIAL COURSES

INTRO TO COMPUTERS

This course is designed with beginners in mind. Students will be introduced to the Windows Operating System and Microsoft programs including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Student will learn to set up their desktop and organize their files using hands-on activities. In addition, students will be exposed to the Internet search engine and basic computer maintenance. Instructors: Yossef Elhafyani & Elkhadir Didane

Course meets Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm

Cost: $50, seniors pay $25


HiSET PREPARATION CLASS

Are you in need of your High School Equivalency Diploma? This course prepares youths and adults to take the High School Equivalency exam (HiSET) in English. HiSET (formerly known as GED) classes are only available for Revere residents. Students must meet eligibility requirements and will be notified only upon availability of openings. Instructor: LARE

Course meets Monday and Wednesday from 5:30-8:30pm

Cost: Refundable fee of $50