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Holy Name of Jesus Parish Adult English Language Program

Listing Last Update: December 3, 2020


1630 Godfrey Ave. SW
Wyoming, MI 49509

Primary Contact

Melissa Gary

(616) 241-6489

Educational services

  • To learn English

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

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Program Overview

English Language classes for adults meet twice a week (Tuesday and Thursday) for 2 hours each day (classes offered in the am and pm). Dedicated teachers utilize the Ventures curriculum. Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced level classes offered in fall and winter sessions. In addition students use the Rosetta Stone software specific to their level of English. Classes focus on improving student's speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. Next session begins September 11, 2018 and ends November 15, 2018. Registration is schedule for September 4 and 6, 2018.

Mission Statement

Ordinary people involved in the extraordinary. We are a culturally diverse, engaging Catholic Community dedicated to Christ's mission through worship, education, stewardship and outreach. Bridging city and suburb, we are disciples making a difference here and in the life to come.

Hours of operation: office hours 9am-4:30pm. Classes in am and pm

Cost info: No charge for the classes. Students are asked to purchase their books ($20).

Student and Volunteer Success Stories

MariaR. attended her first student/teacher conference for her daughter without a translator! She reported back to the English class and encourage another student to try it. The next week, Veronica did the same and reported back to the class that it went well. 11/14/17

Maura spoke with her teacher about a problem she was having with her supervisor at work. She role played in class her response and went to work confident to speakwith her boss. It was a success! 11/7/17

"I went to the Secretary of State by myself (my child didn't need to translate for me!" Adeli R 1/8/16

"These English classes helped me get my GED". Tomas I 11/17/16

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