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with conversation, grammar, reading and writing skills.

Registration Information:

Specific course schedule will be based upon test scores and class availability.

We will maintain a waiting list if there are cancellations,
but applicants must test to remain on the waiting list.

  • Only students who are registered in advance may test.
  • During periods of open registration, prospective students may come to the office at Starkweather to fill out registration forms and information. 
  • A $25 REFUNDABLE fee is required to reserve your place in the class.
    • Deposits must be cash (exact amount) or certified check.  No personal checks will be accepted.

 

Second Semester 2019-2020 English as a Second Language Program

Classes are two times a week for 2-3 hours and are offered during the day or evening.  A placement test will be given to determine class level.

                                             

           

Beginning Fall 2019 All Classes will be held at Starkweather Academy at Fiegel!

39750 Joy Road Plymouth, MI 48170   (734) 416-4901

 

 

Registration for the 1st semester English as a Second Language classes for adults is available by completing the form found at the link or in person beginning August 1, 2019.  Please note:  If completing registration online, your deposit will be due the first day of class.  Registration fee $25 (cash or check payable to PCCS)

 

 New Fall 2019! ESL online registration!

Register for ESL classes by clicking on the following link and completing the form.

https://tinyurl.com/eslonlinereg2019

 
Frequently asked questions

What is the placement test?
The placement test is an online or paper/pencil test.  It will test your listening and reading skills.

Why do I have to take the placement test?
The placement test allows us to determine your best level to further support your learning. (ESL Testing takes approximately 2 hours to complete)

How do I select my class?
After you take the placement test, your level will be provided and at that time, you may select your class.

What days will I have class?
You will have class 2 days a week with additional days for tutor support.

How much will the program cost?
You will pay $25 (cash, exact amount or check payable to PCCS) deposit for registration only.  If you complete the program, your $25 can be refunded to you upon request.

What if I am a current student?
If you are a current student, you will be required to complete the registration form and pay the $25 deposit.

If I am a current student, do I have to take the placement test?
If you took the post test in May we can use that score.

What materials will I receive?
All students will receive any textbook and course related materials.

How many hours am I required to attend class?
You are required to complete 40 hours per semester and attendance is mandatory and will be taken daily.