ESL & Citizenship Classes

Kensington Baptist Church provides a service to the community by offering free English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) classes in the Spring and Fall of the year to help anyone whose primary language is not English. In the past we have had students from many countries in Latin America and from Korea.

Kensington Baptist Church provides a service to the community by offering free Citizenship classes. This class is for anyone preparing to take the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) naturalization test to become a U.S. Citizen and for anyone interested in learning the basics of American history and government.

For further information call 301-942-4400 or 301-933-5320 (Leave your name and phone number)

English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) Classes starting September 2019


Classes are free.

Students must purchase their own textbooks. The cost for textbooks will be $20 to $25.

Classes are on Mondays, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Students may register and start classes at any time.
Students who miss the registration date should arrive on a class night between 6:30 pm and 6:45 pm for registration and placement.

We regret we cannot provide childcare for these sessions.

Classes are held at:
      Kensington Baptist Church
      10100 Connecticut Avenue
      Kensington, MD 20895

Dates to Remember

September 16, 2019
      Registration: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
      First Night of Classes

November 25, 2019
      Thanksgiving break, No classes

December 16, 2019
      Christmas Party

December 23, 2019 - January 6, 2020
      Christmas break, No classes

January 13, 2020
      First night of Classes in 2020

April 6, 2020
      Easter break, No classes

April 27, 2020
      Spring Party