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Everyday English

  • Learn and practice the English you need for daily life and social situations in the USA.
  • Focus on speaking and get lots of practice in our dynamic, interactive classes.
  • Make friends and meet new people in a friendly, family-like atmosphere.
  • Explore the Seattle area and get extra English speaking practice with our activity program.
  • Small class size guarantee – 3-8 students, 8 students maximum.
  • Beginning to advanced levels.
  • Private lessons (1 teacher, 1 student) also available.
  • Study for 1 or more 4-week sessions!

Full-time options (suitable for F-1 student visa):

General Intensive English Package – 18 periods per week

Focus on speaking, listening, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Intensive English Package – 18 periods per week

Take a combination of speaking-focused group classes and private lessons.


Part-time options:

Group Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Combine our Intensive Speaking & Listening group class with private lessons.

Intensive Speaking & Listening – 10 periods per week

Our most popular general English class: speaking, listening, vocabulary, and grammar.

Special Topics – 4 periods per week

 

Private Lessons

New to Seattle?

Welcome to our city!

ALPS is a fantastic place to make friends and meet new people as you improve your confidence and fluency in English. Our school is a very friendly and social place!

Learn practical English and build the speaking confidence you need to thrive in your new home.

  • Small class size guarantee – 3-8 students, 8 students maximum.
  • Private lessons (1 teacher, 1 student) are also available.
  • Study 1-6 periods per day according to your goals, schedule, and budget.

 

You can learn English at ALPS with many non-student visa types, including B, E, H, K, L, O, and TN/TD visas. US citizens and permanent residents can also take ALPS classes. Contact us if you have questions about your eligibility to study, or click here for more information.

Popular classes and combinations:

General Intensive English Package – 18 periods per week

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Group Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Combine our Intensive Speaking & Listening group class with private lessons.

Intensive Speaking & Listening – 10 periods per week

Our most popular general English class: speaking, listening, vocabulary, and grammar.

Private Lessons

1 teacher, 1 student. Focus on your individual goals.

Vacation English

  • Make friends and meet new people at our friendly, diverse school.
  • Practice English as you explore Seattle with the ALPS activity program.
  • Flexible schedules leave time for relaxation and sightseeing.
  • Small class size guarantee – 3-8 students, 8 students maximum.
  • Private lessons (1 teacher, 1 student) also available.

 

You don’t need a student visa to study part-time at ALPS! Students with B1/B2 tourist visas or visa waivers (ESTA) can study for 17 periods per week maximum. Contact us if you have questions about your eligibility to study.

Standard ALPS sessions are 4 weeks, but partial sessions (1-3 weeks) and custom course dates are available.

Popular Vacation English Options:

Vacation English Combo – 16 periods per week

Make the most of your vacation with Intensive Speaking & Listening, Special Topics, and a 2-period private lesson on Fridays.

Group Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Combine our Intensive Speaking & Listening group class with private lessons.

Intensive Speaking & Listening – 10 periods per week

Our most popular general English class: speaking, listening, vocabulary, and grammar.

Special Topics – 4 periods per week

Study 2 periods per day, 2 days per week. Great for combining sightseeing and English study on a budget!

Private Lessons

1 teacher, 1 student. Focus on your individual goals.

English for Beginners

  • Learn basic communication for everyday life in Seattle.
  • Practice speaking, grammar, and vocabulary.
  • Learn the structure of English systematically.
  • Small class size guarantee – 3-8 students, 8 students maximum.
  • Private lessons (1 teacher, 1 student) also available.

 


Popular Full-Time Options (suitable for F-1 student visa):

General Intensive English Package

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Intensive English Package

Take a combination of speaking-focused group classes and private lessons.


Popular Part-Time Options:

Group Speaking & Listening Combo – 14 periods per week

Focus on speaking, vocabulary, and grammar.

Individualized Speaking & Listening Combo

Combine our Intensive Speaking & Listening group class with private lessons.

Intensive Speaking & Listening

Our most popular general English class: speaking, listening, vocabulary, and grammar.

Private Lessons

1 teacher, 1 student. Focus on your individual goals.

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