Our ESL program is currently running with reduced hours and smaller class sizes. We are still accepting registrations for morning classes. Please come to the office to sign up for a level test if you want to join.

Are you new to Canada? Do you want to improve your English and meet new Canadian friends? Do you need help finding a job?

Welcome to The Don Valley ESL Centre!

Classes are taught by professional teachers. These classes are for LINC Level 2 and higher.

Our ESL Programs

Morning ESL Classes - registration required

Beginner/Intermediate: Monday to Thursday 9:30-11a.m.

Advanced: restarting January 2021

Online classes (All levels)

Bible Study: Wednesday 1-2 p.m.

Conversation Café: Thursday 1-2 p.m.

No registration is required for online classes. Contact for the Zoom ID.

Term dates:

  • First day: Monday, September 21st
  • Last day: Thursday, December 17th
  • No class: Monday, October 12th (Thanksgiving)
  • No class: Monday, Nov 30th (DVBC PA day)
  • Level test for new students: Friday November 27th

Download schedule as PDF

Policies and more information

The fee is $10/term or $30/year. You can pay for the whole year at once, or at the beginning of each term.

Safety information

  • All students must sign in and complete a screening questionnaire every day
  • Classes will be distanced and surfaces will be sanitized after each class
  • Students must wear masks

For more information, email: