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Riverside will be open as normal tomorrow, March 15.
Streets might be icy. Please travel with care. Be safe and arrive on time.

Snow Day!

For students with an advanced level of English who want to prepare
for the TOEFL test, Riverside Language Program
is now running  a TOEFL preparation class.


Riverside Language Program
can give you the skills
to help you

Riverside Language Program offers free classes in English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to documented, recently-arrived immigrants, asylees and refugee adults from all over the world currently living in New York City.

Our intensive ESOL classes (5 hours a day) encourage adults to make rapid progress in English, allowing them to participate more fully in American life in the shortest possible time.

Students also benefit from the civics part of our program, where they are given an insight into the American way of life. IT training is part of the program and takes place in our computer lab, equipped with Windows 10 portable computers with the latest Microsoft Office suite of programs,  helping students build skills they will need in their future education and employment.

Riverside Language Program has been commended by New York State as a model program for ESOL and profiled in The New York Times.



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