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Language Classes

Our Language Class Search Tool is currently being updated. However, you can find English as a Second Language (ESL) classes or French as a Second Language (FSL) classes near you by contacting your nearest CLARS language assessment service centre. CLARS centres are listed below.

Language training in Ontario:

CLARS LANGUAGE ASSESSMENT SERVICES

REGION / CITY

SCHOOL BOARDS PROVIDING LANGUAGE TRAINING

Grand Erie Learning Alternatives Joseph Brant Learning Centre
519-759-3170
Website

Brantford

Grand Erie District School Board
519-759-3170

T.R Leger School
613-525-1700
Website
 

Cornwall
Brockville
Smiths Falls
Hawkesbury

Upper Canada District School Board
1-877-875-3437
613-933-9626

Centre for Education and Training CLARS Language Assessment Centre
1-855-330-8655
Website

Durham Region:
Pickering
Ajax
Whitby
Oshawa

Durham Catholic District School Board
Oshawa: 905.438.0570
Ajax:       905.683.7713
Durham District School Board 
905-666-6314

Immigrant Services of Guelph-Wellington
519-836-2222
Website

Guelph
Orangeville
Drayton

Upper Grand District School Board
519-766-9551

Centre for Education & Training CLARS Language Assessment Centres
905-875-3851  X 5012
Website

Halton Region:
Burlington
Oakville
Milton

Halton District School Board
905-335-3663
Halton Catholic District School Board
905-849-7555

YMCA Immigrant Settlement Services YMCA of Hamilton/Burlington/Brantford
905-526-9496
Website

Hamilton

Hamilton Wentworth District Catholic School Board
905-577-0555 press 1
Hamilton Wentworth District School Board
905-561-2190

Language Assessment Services
613-453-8144
Website

 

Kingston
Belleville

Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic District School Board
Belleville: 613-966-9210
Kingston: 613-544-8883
Limestone District School Board
613-542-7369

YMCA Language Assessment Centre
519-579-9622
Website

Kitchener 
Waterloo 
Cambridge

Waterloo Catholic District School Board
519-745-1201

Cross Cultural Learner Centre
519-432-1133
Website
 

London
St Thomas
Stratford

Avon Maitland District School Board (Stratford)
519-527-0111
1-800-592-5437
London District Catholic School Board
519-675-4436
Thames Valley District School Board
519-452-2660  x69715

YMCA Employment & Newcomer Services
YMCA of Niagara

289-213-5311
Website

Niagara Region:
Fort Erie
Niagara Falls 
Welland
St. Catharines

Niagara Catholic District School Board
905-735-0240
District School Board of Niagara
905-687-7000 

Thunder Bay Multicultural Association
807-345-0551
Website
 

Northern Region:
Thunder Bay
Sault Ste. Marie
North Bay
Sudbury

Algoma District School Board (Sault Ste. Marie)
705-782-3644
Conseil Scolaire Public du Nord-Est de l'Ontario
705-472-3443    (North Bay FSL)
Near North District School Board (North Bay ESL)
705-475-2341 ext. 8759

YMCA-YWCA Language Assessment & Referral Centre
(services en français et en anglais)
613-238-5462
Website - English

Website - French

Ottawa
Carleton
Renfrew

Ottawa Catholic School Board
613-731-8769
Ottawa Carleton District Board
613-239-2737
Conseil des écoles catholiques du centre-est
613-741-2304
Conseil des écoles publiques de l`Est de l`Ontario
613-731-7212
Renfrew County District School Board
613-732-8740

Centre for Education & Training
CLARS Language Assessment Centres

(services en français et en anglais)
905-949-0049   X 1369
Website

Peel Region:
Mississauga
Brampton
Malton

Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board
905-891-3034
Peel District School Board
905-270-6000 and press #3

New Canadians Centre Peterborough
705-743-0882
Website

Peterborough

 

YMCA of Sarnia Lambton
Learning & Career Centre 

519-336-5950
Website

Sarnia

Lambton-Kent District School Board
519-383-8787

YMCA – GTA CLARS Language Assessment Centres
(services en français et en anglais)
416-925-5462
Website

Toronto

Toronto Catholic District School  Board
416-397-6530
Toronto District School Board
416-338-4300

Language Assessment and Resource Centre -  Greater Essex County District School Board Assessment Centre
519-253-2724
Website

Windsor
Leamington
Chatham

Conseil Scolaire Catholique Providence (FSL)
519-673-1035
1-800-407-2338
Greater Essex County District School Board
519-253-5006
Lambton-Kent District School Board
519-351-9540

Centre for Education and Training CLARS Language Assessment Centre
1-855-330-8655
Website

York & Simcoe Regions:
Barrie
Alliston
Bradford
Markham
Newmarket
Richmond Hill
Vaughan
Thornhill

Simcoe County District School Board 
(Barrie, Alliston, Bradford Region)
705-725-8360
York Region District School Board – Uplands
905-731-9557 or 905-305-4122
York Catholic District School Board
416-.221-.5051   ext 13630

 
 
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