Day School ESL - Summer School

Office Hours

Please note that these are the office hours and not the hours for the program itself. Please see schedule section below for information on program hours.

Monday to Friday: All locations and offices - 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Nights: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm (150 East 5th Street Location) Please note: You can't register for ESL on Monday nights.

Schools will be closed on Monday, May 22 for Victoria Day.
Program Description

Program Description

Our adult Summer ESL programs offer opportunities for newcomers to Canada to improve English language proficiency for work, life in Canada, or further studies. We offer English language instruction classes at all levels from Literacy to CLB 6. Enjoy the best quality of instruction, experience the Canadian culture, and make friends from all around the world.

More English classes

- ESL Day School:
- LINC (FREE childming and FREE bus tickets available to those who qualify): ...
- ESL Night: ...
- Specialized Training: Gain Canadian experience: ...
- ESL Credit: ...
- TOEFL Preparation: ...
- IELTS Preparation: ...

Who May Apply

Our adult ESL programs are for students who are 18 years-old or older, have immigrated to Canada, and have one of the following status: Landed Immigrant; Permanent Resident; Refugee Claimant; Convention Refugee; Canadian Citizen.

Visitors to Canada who are 18 years of age or older are welcome.

How To Register

Enrol any time.

For ESL or LINC students please register at the main office of the site you wish to attend.

When coming to St. Charles for the first time, bring your immigration documents and your assessment.

If you have not had an assessment in the past year, we will be happy to book an appointment for you.

Schedule and Locations

Monday to Friday
9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Summer Session - July 4 to August 29, 2016


Mountain Campus
150 East 5th Street (At Brucedale)

Downtown Campus
45 Young Street (Between James & John)

Downtown Campus
770 Main Street East (East of Sherman)

East Hamilton Campus
60 Barlake Avenue (Near Centennial & Barton)


Free for all ESL students

Visitor Fees
For all visitors to Canada and Canadian-born citizens
Full Time (28 hours per week): $84 per week
Part Time (15 hours per week): $45 per week