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English For Speakers Of Other Languages

Registration now open for Fall 2020 English classes. Please call (845) 348-3500 or visit the BOCES Educational Resource Center (BERC) complex in Nyack to enroll today!

Adult students learn to speak, understand, read and write English through Rockland BOCES ESOL programs. Classes help students build self-confidence, explore career potential and develop job-readiness skills.



  • Morning, evening and Saturday classes available
  • Classes are held in Nyack, Spring Valley and Haverstraw 
  • ESOL classes are free to students ages 21 and older who do not possess a U.S. high school diploma
  • Students 18-20 years old may attend for a low, monthly fee