English as a Second Language classes designed for adult students age 16 years or older, who need English language skills in order to earn a high school diploma, transition into Adult Basic Education classes, or prepare for the GED exam.

Students can start any time during the year. Classes cost just $25 per quarter with financial assistance available for those who qualify. Classes are available in both traditional and hybrid formats, on campus and at Woodland Primary School in Portable 9 on Monday and Wednesday evening.

Students study English in the context of science, history, government, occupational education, health, fine arts, and digital literacy.

To register for classes a CASAS placement is required call 360.442.2580 or email to set up an appointment.

Para asistencia en español contactar a Alé Sanchez al 360.442.2585.

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Call us today at 360.442.2580


$25 per quarter with waivers available.


Start any time with continuous enrollment.

Why take ESL classes?

  • Develop your English language skills

  • Earn your high school diploma

  • Prepare for Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes

  • Prepare for the GED exam

Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) Testing

CASAS is used to assess students' progress and English proficiency. It is a basic skills test that allows students to demonstrate their increasing knowledge and skills. It also helps instructors determine how to proceed with effective coursework. CASAS tests are typically given at the end of the quarter.


Contact Transitional Studies

General Office

Fax: 360.442.2589

Asistencia en español

 Aléjandra Sanchez, Program Coordinator


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