Our goal is simple: to provide immigrant members of our community with affordable resources for learning English, while working to create community through social activities and classes.

The English School provides low-cost, high quality English language instruction to non-native speakers of English in Mercer County.

The English School offers 5 levels of English classes as well as individual and small group tutoring. ​​

The English School is actively seeking individuals who would like to volunteer their time to this important service.

The English School is an outreach of the Lawrence Road Presbyterian Church located on Rt 206 in Lawrenceville, NJ.

About Us

What We Do

  • Monday evening children's programming.  A pre-school program in English, allowing the child to learn basic English words: colors, shapes, letters, numbers, etc. .Our English language preschool program provides the child with an opportunity to both learn English and learn the American way of doing school. School aged children reading support focused program plus homework help.
  • Social events open to students, volunteers, families, and friends.  Past events have included bowling, Zumba, hockey, all school dinners, etc.

  • Monday evening traditional language learning classes, in which the students learn reading, writing, speaking, and listening, as well as vocabulary and grammar.
  • Wednesday evening conversation practice groups. This is a super fun opportunity for the student to speak and listen successfully for over an hour!
  • Thursday evening one on one private tutoring.
  • Thursday evening citizenship preparation.


The English school

at Lawrence Presbyterian Church


Founded: 2006

By: Jessica Reeder


Areas of expertise: 
Teaching English as a second language, immigration & naturalization, community building, fundraising.

The English School
at Lawrence Road Presbyterian Church