Miami Beach Language School Our Miami Beach language school, South Beach Languages, is in the heart of South Beach, just one block from the ocean at 930 Washington Avenue. We have morning or evening English class options. The school includes modern, air conditioned classrooms, a writing room, a movie room and a social lounge with free snacks & coffee. There are weekly & seasonal activities for students. South Beach Languages is on the 4th floor of the Bank of America building. This building has on-sight security.
Miami Beach English Classes We give each student an English ‘placement test’ before they start classes to determine their level. The test takes approximately 30 minutes. It includes a mix of English grammar, vocabulary, writing and speaking. We offer 12 levels of English as well as Business English and TOEFL Preparation.
Level 1 – Beginner level English class. No prior English is required. Level 2 – Beginner level English class
Level 3 – High Beginner level English class Level 4 – Low Intermediate level English class Level 5 – Intermediate level English class
Level 6 – Intermediate level English class Level 7 – High Intermediate level class
Level 8 – High Intermediate level class
Level 9 – Advanced level English class
Level 10 – Advanced level English class Level 11 – College Preparation level English class Level 12 – College Preparation level English class TOEFL Preparation – This English course prepares English language students for the TOEFL examination, which is the entry test required for US Universities. The TOEFL Preparation course includes strategies and practice problems for the sections of writing, listening, speaking and reading. Business English – This English course focuses on Business English vocabulary, expressions and idioms. Students prepare resumes and cover letters. Business English lessons include MBA style case studies of US companies and business situations. Business English covers the areas of management, marketing, finance, accounting, international business and technology. Recent Business English classes have planned field trips to local Miami businesses, including hotels, cruise lines and professional sports teams.
Note: Students in levels 8 or higher have the option to take either English Conversation or Business English or TOEFL Preparation. Schedules for English Classes There is a morning or evening class option. Classes meet from Mondays to Thursdays. Students can take the placement test and start any Monday, excluding the last 2 Mondays in March, June, September and December. Miami English Class Prices Prices for part-time English classes = $99/week. Prices for ‘English Vacation’ classes = $150/week Prices for ‘English Intensive’ classes = $499/month.
Miami Beach English Class Specials Students have the option to pay multiple weeks or months in advance for a special discount. For example, if you pre-pay 5 weeks of ‘English Vacation’ classes, then the 6th week is free. Or if you pre-pay 5 months of ‘English Intensive’ classes, then the 6th month is free.
Miami Beach Lifestyle Miami Beach is internationally known for its sunny climate, beaches, restaurants, hotels, shopping and activities. It is a very diverse International city that includes many nationalities. Everyday there is something new to do. Or if you prefer, everyday is a chance to relax in the sun!
Miami Beach Weather Miami enjoys warm weather the entire year, with a few cool months between the ‘high-season’ months’, between December and March. The summers, between June and August are the warmest months. Bring casual clothes and your bathing suit!
Miami Beach Food and Restaurants Miami Beach has restaurants for all budgets and styles. Here are is a partial list of the popular restaurants: Joes Stone Crabs (Seafood) CVI.CHE (Peruvian) La Ventana (Colombian) Bolivar (Colombian) La Sandwicherie (Sandwich) OLA (Latin) Diez y Seis (Mexican) Alma Mexicana (Mexican) Leynia (Argentina) La Parrilla Liberty (Argentina) Burgers Shakes Inc (American) Five Guys (American) Burger Fi (American) Yardbird (American) 11th Street Diner (American) Pane & Vino (Italian) Cafe Prima Pasta (Italian)
Pura Vida Cafe
Miami Beach Shopping Miami Beach has great shopping options along Lincoln Road, Collins Avenue, Washington Avenue, Alton Road and Ocean Drive. There are big shopping malls nearby including Bayside (in downtown Miami), the Aventura Mall, the Dolphin Mall. Sawgrass Mills Mall is a farther away, but a necessary destination for ‘shopaholics’.
Miami Beach Transportation Most students live in apartments or homes nearby our language school. Students live in various neighborhoods, including South Beach, North Miami Beach, downtown Miami, the ‘design district’ (which is north of downtown Miami), Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Hialeah and Kendall. English Students take various forms of transportation, depending on where they are coming from. Some students walk to take their English classes in our school. Some students take their bicycles. Some students take Uber. Some students park for free nearby the school. Our Miami Beach language school is also in a ‘bus friendly’ location. If you are coming by bus, we have a bus stop right in front of our school.