Thursday, 22 August 2013 00:00
If you are an adult and want to learn English or improve your English-language skills, or if you want to earn a high school equivalency diploma, the Great Neck Public Schools Adult Learning Center at Clover Drive offers a variety of classes, days and evenings, designed to meet your needs.
A range of English-language classes are offered from beginning literacy to advanced ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages). In preparation for the General Educational Development (GED) examination, classes will available in math, social studies, science, reading, and writing. Once enrolled, at no additional charge, students may also take elective classes such as Crossroads Café, Citizenship, Conversational English, and English Club.
Registration for classes must be done in person at the Adult Learning Center, 105 Clover Drive. Please allow two hours to complete the registration process. Register on Monday, Sept. 9 or Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 9 a.m. to noon, or from 6 to 9 p.m.; or on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to noon. Preference will be given to Great Neck residents and 2012–2013 Adult Learning Center students.
The annual nonrefundable processing fee for Adult Learning Center classes is $35 for those who live or work in Great Neck (proof of Great Neck residency or employment must be submitted; need-based scholarships are available upon request); $75 for nonresidents. Payment, at time of registration, is by cash, or by check or money order, payable to “Great Neck Public Schools.”
For more information, please contact the Adult Learning Center at 516 441-4950 or visit us on the web at http://alc.greatneck.k12.ny.us.