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English Language Learners
ELL Student Art Sponsor
with Anna Merrow, Sanford Community Adult Education
Many youngsters in the ELL population would benefit tremendously using art as a vehicle for learning. Our goal is to make the opportunity possible for as many children as possible. To that end, we are providing this opportunity to community members to sponsor a child's enrollment. Many families in this population struggle financially. Thank you for your support!
English Language Learners: Daytime
If English is not your first language or you are newly arrived in Maine the Scarborough Adult Learning Center is pleased to offer classes and
individualized tutoring opportunities to help you with your English!
in South Portland at an off-site location
ESL Civics and Citizenship Education
with Catherine Renaud, Windham/Raymond Adult Education
Improve English speaking, reading and writing skills with a civics focus while preparing for the Naturalization test. Mini lessons developed to cover topics ranging from American Government, American History, Geography, and Rights and Responsibities of U.S. Citizens. Call today to register for this FREE program: 892-1819.
Instructor: Catherine Renaud
Dates and Times: To be determined based on enrollment
Location: Windham High School – Adult Education Learning Center
Catherine Renaud, ABE Coordinator, has a Master’s In Secondary Education in English. She is certified to teach English grades 6-12 and adults. Catherine also has teaching endorsements in ESOL and Literacy. She has been working in adult education since 2007 and with Windham Raymond Adult Education since 2015.
Language & Literacy
Know someone who would benefit from improved speaking and writing skills in English? English Language Learners (formerly ESOL - English for Speakers of Other Languages) day and evening classes are available at varying ability levels from beginning to advanced. New students must call to schedule an intake appointment to determine their level before registering for classes. Registration is free!
Call 225-1010, option 1 to make your intake appointment today!
Pre-CNA Class for English Language Learners
NEW! Starts in Early Spring! 14 week CNA for English Language Learners who will require additional English reading comprehension and communication skills prior to starting their CNA class with us. Sponsored through Sedgewood Common, a Genesis Healthcare Facility in Falmouth, this course provides intensive English instruction during the first three weeks and then continued English support while enrolled in your CNA class. Acceptance into the program requires a minimum CASAS score of “230” and complete application packet, including evidence of high school completion, photo ID and Social Security card. We anticipate this to be a daytime class 3 days per week with classroom in Portland.
PLEASE CALL 730-5040 or email: jtremberth@scarborough schools.org.