Funded by New York State Education Department (NYSED) and NYC Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD).
For adults 21 years and older.


Classes are offered Monday - Thursday from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and Monday – Friday from 9:00 am -12:00 pm


RiseBoro Youth Center
1474 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11237
T(718) 381-9653


English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are for adults who are non-native English speakers. Students study English and also participate in the cultural and social activities within the classroom. The goal of an ESL program is to improve the students' level of English. ESL classes teach different language skills, depending on the students' English abilities, interests, and needs. All classes teach the following: conversational English, grammar, reading, listening comprehension, writing, and vocabulary.

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