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ESL Classes at RACE


 English as a Second Language

Many People, One World Study English at RACE. Learn English speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, and pronunciation skills. Also, understand idioms, practice your conversation skills, or study to be a U.S. citizen. Trained and certified teachers use up-to-date materials, teaching, and active learning methods to teach English in a friendly atmosphere. Some classes use Internet language learning software and other computer programs to enhance individual language development. Learn while having fun and meeting new friends.




March 2017



Jlenia Dariol


Jlenia has been a dedicated and loyal to her studies in the ESL program.  She continues to be hardworking as she is enrolled in another semester at RACE. She has regular attendance and practices her English with other students in the class. She shows interest in whatever work she is given and continous improvement.  Graet Job, Jlenia!


End of the Month Potluck-January

Students and staff come togethr to celebrate a successful month of ESL attendance and curriculum delivery with a pot luck lunch and fun English language games.  The homemade food consists of recipies from around the world and the climate of collaboration and comrodery make this event one not to miss.  A big thanks goes out to our students and teachers who make this event possible.











Avondale Meadows School

1435 West Auburn Rd.

Rochester Hills, MI  48309



Meadows is on the south side of West Auburn between Crooks and Livernois


Click here for map



2nd Semester ESL Classes Walk-In* Registration


Please Arrive at 9:00 am or 6:00 pm

Tuesday, January 10th

Wednesday, January 11th

Thursday, January 12th




Wednesday, January 18th

Please Arrive at 9:00 am or 6:00 pm



You will need to bring to registration:

• $60 non-refundable assessment fee per class (cash or check)

• Bring proof of birth (e.g., driver’s license, passport, Visa, or birth certificate)


Plan to spend 2 hours for registration and testing for these free classes.

No children at registration, please.

Spaces are limited.


CLASSES BEGIN: Monday, January 23rd, 2017


Pleae call for more information


Classes are 14 weeks long





Course Information

Classes will meet two days a week with two different sessions offered:

Mondays and Wednesdays

9am - 12:15pm OR 6pm - 9:15pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays

9am - 12:15pm OR 6pm - 9:15 pm

Classes will run from September to December 2016


January to May 2017

Please be prepared to attend all sessions.

ESL High Advanced- Tuition Based Classes 

Cost:$150 per course (12 weeks in length)

Classes begin Tuesday, January 31st

The following courses will be offered for those student who qualify as ESL Highly Advanced, based on the CASAS pre-test taken at registration.  These classes are provided to those students who require advanced training in the use of the English langauge for business and leisure activities.  Many of our ESL students qualify for these classes every semester and we hope you enjoy them as much as they do.

Advanced Conversation 

Classes are: Tuesday, 12:30 -2:30 pm


Tuesday, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

*Please come to the Main Office to Register for Advanced Tuition Classes*