English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Improve your English skills at one of the following locations.

Baptist Collegiate Ministry at OCU  offers a free Conversational English class for beginners on Tuesdays mornings and Advanced English on Wednesday mornings at Oklahoma City University. Call 405 525-3535 to learn more.

Britton Road Church of Christ hosts free classes September to May on Thursday evenings. Summer classes also are available. For more information, contact Gail Nash at 405-921-7740.

Capitol Hill Baptist Church offers English classes for free, apart from a small fee for learning materials. Citizenship and Spanish classes also are available. All classes meet Tuesdays at 6:30pm. Childcare is provided as well as tutoring for school-age children. For more information, contact Connie Crew at 405-799-9799.

Capitol Hill Church of Christ hosts free classes September to May on Tuesday evenings. Summer classes also are available. For more information, contact Pancho Hobbes at 405-226-1998.

Community Literacy Centers offers free classes throughout the OKC metro taught by certified instructors. Most classes meet twice per week for two hours each time, from September to May. Visit their website to see their 20 locations to choose from and the various week days and times that classes are offered. Call 405-524-7323 to enroll or learn more.

The Fellowship at Western Oaks, in partnership with Oklahoma City University, offers orientations and pre-tests for free three-hour ESL/Civics classes on Thursdays and Saturdays to prepare for the US Citizenship exam.  There is also a basic ESL class at 10:30 a.m. on Thursdays. For more information, contact Arlita Harris 405-312-0155 or the Immigration Center at Western Oaks, which provides Department of Justice-accredited immigration legal services, 405-787-2042.

First Baptist Moore offers free classes Wednesday evenings from September to May. Childcare is available for children up to 3 years old. For more information, contact Don Jones at 405-735-2533.

Friendship International offers English classes at several levels and citizenship classes every Thursday morning during the school year. Classes last 1.5 hours and are free. Childcare is available for all preschool children. For more information, contact Amanda Stulce at 405-206-7466 or Stacy Neuschaefer at 405-410-5567.

Iglesia Bautista Peniel offers free year-round classes that meet for two hours every Wednesday evening. For more information, contact Vicente Reyes at 405-470-4376.

Immigration Center at Western Oaks provides English/Citizenship Classes and legal counsel related to immigration issues. For more information, contact Yolanda Rojas at 405-408-0499.

Immigration Connection at May Avenue Wesleyan Church and provides English classes, Citizenship Classes, and legal counsel related to immigration issues. For more information, call 405-684-3247.

Integris Health Medical Center offers free classes on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Citizenship classes and classes in basic Spanish literacy for native Spanish speakers also are available. For more information, contact Carmen Romo at 405-636-7459.

Literacy Link offers free weekly one-on-one tutoring by trained volunteers at the Midwest City Library. For more information, contact John Amicon at 405-732-2737 and leave a message.

Meadowood Baptist Church offers Conversational English classes at several levels on Tuesday evenings from September to May. Classes are free, apart from a small fee for materials. Citizenship classes also are available. For more information, contact Lois Minton at 405-733-3389.

Norman Adult Learning Center, part of Norman Public Schools, offers free courses on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday evenings at the Norman High School Conference Center. Call 405-366-1059 to enroll or learn more.

Northwest Baptist Church offers free two-hour classes at several levels on Wednesday evenings. Citizenship classes also are available. For more information, contact Richard Collins at 405-947-6349.

OIC of Oklahoma County offers free two-hour classes in Conversational English on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Call 405-235-2651 to enroll or learn more.

Oklahoma Christian University‘s Literacy Lunches are free classes offered in the evenings once or twice per week at various churches in the OKC metro. Contact Gail Nash at 405-921-7740 to enroll or learn more.

Oklahoma City Community College offers free classes taught by certified instructors that meet twice per week for 2.5 hours each time in 16-week sessions. Citizenship classes also are available. Call 405-686-7873 to enroll or learn more.

Oklahoma City Community College Capitol Hill Center offers free classes taught by certified instructors that meet twice per week for 2.5 hours each time in 16-week sessions. Call 405-686-7873 to enroll or learn more.

Oklahoma City Public Schools – Language & Cultural Services offers English Language Development classes from August to May at various school sites. Call 405-587-0172 for more information.

Oklahoma City University TESOL Program offers classes taught by trained teachers at various locations. For more information, contact Robert Griffin at 405-208-5941.

Putnam City Baptist Church offers free classes in Conversational English on Tuesday evenings and Sunday mornings. For more information, contact Tim or Pamela Stairs at 303-690-7314.

Quail Springs Baptist Church offers free Conversational English classes at several levels on Wednesday evenings. For more information, contact Kyndal at 405-826-7692.

Rose State College offers free courses taught by Rose State faculty throughout the year on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays in the Rose State Humanities Building, Room 130. Call 405-733-7498 to enroll or learn more.

Southern Hills Baptist Church offers free classes on Monday evenings. Childcare is provided. Contact Susan Mills at 405-664-0748 to enroll or learn more.

South Walker Church of Christ hosts free classes on Wednesday evenings. Summer classes are also available. For more information, contact Taylor Cave at 405-632-1777.

The Spero Project/The Common offers neighborhood and apartment-site based Conversational English classes and tutoring in the OKC metro. Citizenship classes also are available. Contact Kaitlyn Ritchie at 405-312-6705 for more information.

Trinity International Baptist Church offers free classes on Monday evenings. For more information, contact Lois Wells at 405-528-6327.

Websites for fun and helpful activities:

Randall’s ESL Cyber Listening Lab

Colorin Colorado

Dave’s ESL Cafe

To Learn English

AllESL

Wise Old Sayings ESL Resource Guide