English as a Second Language (ESL)

This course is specifically geared to those whose primary language is other than English. It provides an opportunity to gain skills in written and spoken English. Conversation, grammar, pronunciation, and composition will be included to meet the individual needs of the student. Call 860.687.2000 ext. 1273 for further information.

In-person registration is mandatory for new and returning students. Students may be required to take a listening and reading appraisal for class placement. Registration can be done on:

  • September 8, 9, 10 or 13-16, from 9–11 AM
  • September 8 or 15, from 6–8 PM

Registration is held at the Windsor Board of Education (601 Matianuck Avenue in Windsor), Room 8. Please use the main entrance. Masks required.


Fall 2021 Schedule

Morning Class: ESL 1

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9–11:30 AM
  • Starts September 20, 21, 22
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 17
  • Instructor: Lauren Midgette
  • Free

Morning Class: ESL 2

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9–11:30 AM
  • Starts September 20, 21, 22
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 8
  • Instructor: TBD
  • Free

Morning Class: ABE/GED®/ESL Computer Lab

  • Thursdays only, from 9–11:00 AM
  • Starts September 30
  • Class runs for 10 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 9/17
  • Instructors: Kijak & Midgette
  • Free

Afternoon Class: ESL 2

  • Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from noon–2:30 PM
  • Starts September 20, 21, 22
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 8
  • Instructor: TBD
  • Free

Evening Class: ESL 1

  • Monday and Tuesday from 6–8:30 PM
  • Starts September 20, 21
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held at the Windsor Board of Education, 601 Matianuck Avenue, Room 8
  • Instructor: Lauren Midgette
  • Free

Evening Class: ESL 3 (Online)

  • Monday and Wednesday from 6–8:30 PM
  • Starts September 20, 22
  • Class runs for 12 weeks
  • Held online
  • Instructor: Tia Alves
  • Free

Windsor Public Schools

601 Matianuck Ave
Windsor, CT 06095
Tel: 860.687.2000 ext. 1273

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