Colorado's English School (ELA)

Improve your English and gain confidence to achieve more

Bring your English to the next level! Register for English classes at Emily Griffith Technical College at 1860 Lincoln St. Denver, CO 80203.  We offer intensive classes in the mornings, afternoons and evenings in many levels from beginning to advanced.  We welcome students from all around the world.

Registration Hours

  • 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
  • 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday & Friday

Call 720-423-4750 or email LearnEnglish@Emily Griffith.edu for more info.  Or click here to view our prices and schedule of English language classes.

We have a diverse student population and offer several programs and classes to meet their educational goals, including: 

Scholarships Available!

Apply for a scholarship to help pay for English classes or to complete career and technical education.

 

English Language Acquisition (ELA) classes have been a part of Emily Griffith since the school opened in 1916.  We are centrally located in downtown Denver with easy access to bus and lightrail from Aurora and other surrounding areas.

Each year, more than 2,500 students from  more than 90 countries study English at the Language Learning Center at Emily Griffith.  We're Colorado's premiere English school, providing the highest quality English language instruction.  

Improve your English today!

The mission of the Language Learning Center is to provide learner-centered programs that empower and encourage students to meet their individual language goals.

Teaching Others to Talk the Talk

Meet Kevin Satterfield, an instructor in the English Language Acquisition (ELA) classes at Emily Griffith Technical College. Our school has successfully served the needs of thousands of immigrant students in Colorado since 1916, all due to dedicated people like Kevin.

Upcoming Related Events

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Transitions Orientation
Time: 9:30am
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Vocational Transitions (Español)
Time: 1:00pm
Friday, October 7, 2016
GED and ABE Orientation
Time: 8:00am

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From our students...

I love my class because its very small so we get more time with the chef and my teacher is an awesome person.

Cara Curwen
Professional Baking Student

From our teachers...

We place nearly 100% of our students who complete these programs. We have very good job contacts in these programs, with a lot of community support, which makes these very successful programs.

Terry Partridge
Current Faculty