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ESL Summer School

Format and Dates to be determined

Summer ESL Classes

Don’t stop learning English! Take ESL Summer School.

It is okay to take a break over the summer, but the longer you are away from class, even online, the harder it is to remember what you have learned.

Students learning English at ALL CLB levels can attend Summer ESL classes in the morning and afternoon.

Teacher available .

ESL Summer School: to be determined

Monday to Friday: 8:30 am – 11:30 am / 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

(No Summer Evening classes)

Fee to be determined

Citizenship Summer Program to be determined for Summer 2021.

Reading and Writing

Offered to students CLB 3 to CLB 7

Dates and times to be determined

Cost for Summer ESL 2021 – to be determined

Listening and Speaking

Offered to students CLB 3 to CLB 7

Dates and time to be determined

Fees for Summer ESL 2021 to be determined

Summer ESL Details

To qualify to attend ESL classes at St. Louis, you must be:

  • an Adult (age 18 years and older)
  • Convention Refugee or
  • Permanent Resident or
  • Landed Immigrant or
  • CANADIAN CITIZEN who was a newcomer to Canada at some point in your life and English is not your first language
  • Visitor to Canada (additional fees apply)
  • Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) levels 2 to 7

Once enrolled in one or more Summer ESL classes, students are expected to participate in classes regularly.

Summer ESL Materials Fee for Summer 2021 to be determined


**There are costs if you are a VISITOR to Canada :

  • Materials Fee: $20 for summer
  • Hourly Rate:  $7/hour (paid in full for summer, in advance)

Attention current visitors wanting to take Summer ESL classes: Please call an ESL office 519-745-1201 or email to discuss registration and next steps.

**Visitors need an assessment before coming to class, so please contact the YMCA Language Assessment Centre first.  The YMCA will discuss with you whether you are eligible for a free language assessment. Unfortunately, no new language assessments are being conducted, however the assessment office is answering inquiries about eligibility.

Are you already a visitor to Canada taking St. Louis ESL classes?

Summer School format, dates and times are still to be determined.

Registration for ESL Summer School OPENS again in May 2021.

Visit English Language Programs for details on how to register for remote or in-person classes from September to June.


For More Information:

Call: 519-745-1201 x229


Staff will respond when able on Mondays-Fridays,  8:00am-12:30pm