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English as a Second Language (ESL)

Learn English!

Beginner (101), Intermediate (102 & 103) and Advanced (104). Practice and improve your skills in a dynamic and communicative setting; 90 hours of classes for only $25.00. All students must purchase a textbook (teachers will provide textbook information in class).

All new students must take a placement test to determine their appropriate level. To schedule a placement test or if you have any questions call Kimberly at 845-790-3590 or Margie at 845-431-8901. 

Placement testing in Poughkeepsie is held at:

DCC at Family Partnership Center
29 North Hamilton Street, Suite #304
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-790-3590

For other locations, please see notes below for registration/testing information:

AMENIA (Register/test in person at the site Mon.-Thurs. during class time from 1/7 - 1/24)
Amenia Town Hall
4988 ROUTE 22

Level 101 & 104 M/W 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 102 & 103 T/R 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/18

BREWSTER (Register/test in person at the site Mon.-Thurs. during class time 1/7 - 1/24)

First Baptist Church (FBC)
460 MAIN STREET

Level 101 T/R 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1/8 - 3/25
Level 102 M/W 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1/7 - 4/1
Level 103 T/R 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1/8 - 3/25
Level 104 M/W 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 1/7 - 4/1

Brewster High School (Register/test in person at the site on 2/4, 2/6, 2/11 & 2/13 from 6 - 8 p.m.)

50 FOGGINTOWN ROAD

(All Levels) M/W 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 2/4 - 6/10

PAWLING (Register/test in person at the site during class time Tue./Thurs. from 1/8 - 1/24)

Pawling Free Library
11 BROAD STREET

Level TBA T/R 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19

POUGHKEEPSIE (Register/testing open now until 1/24, Mon.-Thurs. 9-6 p.m., Friday 9-4 p.m.)

DCC@ the Partnership
29 NORTH HAMILTON STREET, THIRD FLOOR

Level 101 T/R 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 101 T/R 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 102 M/W 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 102 M/W 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 103 T/R 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 103 T/R 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 104 M/W 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24

Dutchess Community College (Register/test at DCC@ the partnership)

53 PENDELL ROAD

Level 104 TBA 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24

WAPPINGERS FALLS (Registration open now for returning students, New students can register and test on 1/7, 1/9, 1/14, 1/16 & 1/23 from 10-12 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. )
Dutchess South
Hollowbrook Office Park
31 MARSHALL ROAD, BUILDING 4

Level 101 M/W 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 101 M/W 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 102 M/W 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 102 T/R 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 103 M/W 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/7 - 4/24
Level 103 T/R 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19
Level 104 T/R 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 1/8 - 4/19