June 7th, 2018

This summer we are offering limited English as a second language classes at Gaithersburg Library on the 2nd floor, during the week with a morning option and an evening option. In order to register for a class this summer, you must attend the registration and testing event for the class you want to take. Gaithersburg

Spring 2018 “Let’s Get to Work” English Classes

April 27th, 2018

This Spring, LCMC is offering an intensive English as a second language class designed specifically for learners who are ultimately seeking employment. The class will cover not only speaking, listening comprehension, reading, and writing in English, but will focus on English for effective job applications and interviews, understanding the American workplace, civic skills, and more.

Rescheduled Registration Dates for ESL Classes

January 22nd, 2018

Due to the inclement weather that caused cancellations for registering for Winter 2018 ESL classes at Watkins Mill High School and Silver Spring International Middle School, the Literacy Council of Montgomery County has rescheduled registration dates to allow more students to test and enroll in these classes. To take the class at Silver Spring International


January 17th, 2018

Due to inclement weather, the ESL Class that meets Wednesday evenings at Gaithersburg Library is cancelled for today, Wednesday, January 17th. Enrolled students should come to class on Monday January 22nd, which will be the first night of class. In addition, the class registration for the evening class at Silver Spring International Middle School (SSIMS),

Support Adult Education this Back to School Season

August 30th, 2017

Dear LCMC family, It’s late summer, a time when our stores have “back to school” items for sale, and children are anticipating what their teachers and classes will be like. However, at the Literacy Council of Montgomery County (LCMC), as our classes begin again, we know it’s not just children headed back to school after summer

Fall 2017 ESL Classes

June 20th, 2017

UPDATED: 10/18/2017 We are offering a limited number of classes for Session II of Fall 2017. Please see the schedule of available classes here for information on how to register. We are also still finalizing our schedule of Winter 2017-2018 classes. If you would like to be notified when Winter registration dates are available in

Spring 2017 ESL Classes

March 10th, 2017

We are offering limited ESL classes Spring 2017. Weekday Classes For weekday classes, click here to view the orientation schedule. You must attend the designated orientation for a class during the week. Saturday Classes View the flyer to learn more about this special offering. To register for the Saturday-only, 10-week Communication Skills for the American Workplace

Free ESL Classes – Winter 2017 Schedule

November 22nd, 2016

Please click on one of the links below to find an English as a Second Language (ESL) class in your location. Students must attend a Registration and Testing session to be assessed and placed into an English class. Below you will find the complete Winter 2017 Classes Schedule along with the Registration and Testing locations and time.