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Adult-level English language classes designed to provide assistance to speakers of other languages to learn English and/or improve their knowledge and fluency.  Our classes will prepare adults for the U.S. citizenship interview as well as help them participate in their community, improve on jobs and career skills. The Quintana Center offers flexible classes to accomodate busy scehdules

We Offer:        

Level  I: Beginners - entry level for students with no prior to minimal English language proficiency

Level  I-II
Basic - for students with limited English language proficiency

Level III
Intermediate -  for students with basic general understanding of the English language (must have completed Level II)

Level IV: Advanced
 – designed for students with a proficiency level of the English language

Placement test is required for all levels
 IMG 8255E
Students may move to a higher level each term (mid-term post testing is required); or students may remain at prior level for continued practice (if Post testing scores are not satisfactory). 

Students must register prior to each term with placements first come/first served. Registration is closed after the conclusion of the first week of classes. 
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Fall (August- December), Winter Terms (January -May) and Summer Term (end of May - July)
Quintana Center 
- $75/term
Fall and Spring Sessions - 16 weeks   
Summer Session - 10 weeks
Monday/Wednesday: 9:30-11:30AM and 6:00-8:00PM
9:30-11:30AM and 6:00-8:00PM
Saturdays 10:00 - 1:00Pm

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Text Books and Dictionaries are available for sale at registration.
Text Book - $30
Dictionary - $25
Both - $55
 CM2 7994

Registration Fee payment is required at time of registration. 
For More information email us at

Programming provided with the support from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the Massahusetts Legislature, the City of Lawrence Department of Community Development, the Massachusetts Office of Refugees and Immigrants, the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA), and Northeast Legal Aid/ Northeast Justice Center.