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International Language Schools (ILS)
Director of International Language School, Melanie Brents, cell number 251-895-6979
The International Language School (ILS) opened in 1981 as an MBA ministry. The ILS is available to non-English speaking students. Each student is evaluated and placed according to their level of ability. A trained volunteer teacher helps the students learn English and about the love of Jesus.
2014 Summer ESL Classes
June 9 - July 31, 2014
Monday Evening Class
Thursday Morning Class
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE SCHOOL TEACHER TRAINING EVENT SEPTEMBER 6,, 2014
We are now enlisting teachers for the Mobile International Language School for the 2014-2015 school year. If you enjoy working with internationals and have a heart to share the love of Christ through teaching English, please contact Melanie Brents at 251-895-6979. We have openings for teachers, assistant teachers, substitute teachers, hostesses, and childcare workers. We also need people who are willing to just come and help wherever needed. There will be a special training on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the MBA office. The cost is $10 and includes lunch and materials. If you want to be a part of the International Language School this next school year, please mark your calendar for this training event on September 6.
The deadline for payment is Friday, August 19, 2014. You can drop off or mail payments to the Mobile Baptist Association, 616 Azalea Road, Mobile, AL 36609.
Please be sure to include this registration form with your payment.
Enrollment Now Open
Fall Classes begin the week of September 8-12, 2014.
Monday evenings 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Sage Avenue Baptist Church)
Wednesday mornings 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (Tillman's Corner First Baptist Church)
Thursday mornings 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (Airport Boulevard Baptist Church)
International Language School Calendar 2014-2015
September 8- Classes Begin 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Sage Avenue Baptist Church
September 10- Classes Begin 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Tillman's Corner Frist Baptist Church
September 11- Classes Begin 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Airport Boulevard Baptist Church
November 24-28- Thanksgiving Holiday (No ESL Classes this Week)
December 15-January 5- Winter Break (No ESL Classes)
January 5- Spring Semester begins at Sage Avenue Baptist Church (6:30-8:30 p.m.)
January 7- Spring Semester begins at Tillman's Corner First Baptist Church (9:30-11:30 a.m.)
January 8- Spring Semester begins at Airport Boulevard Baptist Church (9:30-11:30 a.m.)
March 2-6- Mardi Gras Holiday (No ESL Classes)
April 13-17- Spring Break (No ESL Classes)
May 11- Last Day of ESL at Sage Avenue Baptist Church
May 13-Last Day of ESL at Tillman's Corner First Baptist Church
May 14-Last Day of ESL at Airport Boulevard Baptist Church
**Summer classes will be held in June and July on a limited basis as well. Location and dates are still being determined.
In the event of bad weather, please check with the Mobile Public Schools. If they cancel class, we will also cancel class. If you have questions, please call Melanie Brents at 251-895-6979.
Our area churches are welcome to visit any of the 3 locations.
If you are interested in being a part of reaching the nations here in Mobile, please call Melanie Brents (see above) or email Buddy Bretns, the Director of International Ministries and Church Planting.
These classes are made possible by scholarships given from the MBA, local churches, companies and individuals. You can sponsor a student for $100/year. Other ongoing needs include refreshments at each of the sites. Items such as crackers, cookies (homemade or store bought), individually wrapped candies, chips, and 2 liter drinks are appreciated. Contact Melanie Brents if you would like to donate. All monetary gifts are tax deductible.