Class Information

Open Door ESOL offers classes to residents in Herndon, Chantilly, Centreville, Reston, Vienna, Sterling, Ashburn area to improve their English language skills.

Due to COVID-19, Open Door ESOL only offers online classes throughout 2021 Fall Semester.

Fall Semester - October 2021 - December 2021
Spring Semester - January 2022 - April 2022

Tuesdays & Thursdays evening.(Time may vary according to teachers)

Classes are taught through Zoom online communications tool.


  • Open Door ESOL classes

    There will be several levels of classes. Students will be assigned according to their levels of English speaking, reading, writing, and listening skills.

    In some situations there can be male only and female only classes. Please check during the registration.

    We focus on

    • Speaking. Conversation.
    • Listening. Writing.
    • Culture
    • Making friends.
  • Class Time

    All levels of classes are one year (2 semesters) programs. Generally classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 7:00PM to 9:00PM.

    We have 15 minute break around 8pm with great refreshments provided by ODPC.

    • Level 1
    • Level 2
    • Level 3 Intermediate
    • Level 4 Advanced
  • Open Door Class Fees

    Open Door ESOL class registration is $20 for a year. September - May

    Summer classes are free.

  • Class Locations

    Classes are held at SMC Building located inside Open Door Presbyterian Church campus. (SMC building is located right behind Tires Plus) Specific classroom locations will be informed after the registration.

    SMC Building
    3001 Centreville Rd, Herndon VA 20171


    When you register, you are not just a student. You are a part of Open Door family! We want to help you, we want to motivate you, and we want to encourage you. And please, don't hesitate to make friends from all over the world!

    • Thanksgiving dinner
    • Christmas Celebration
    • Field Trip (Washington D.C.)
    • Picnic