B&D ENGLISH SCHOOL, INC. (Brand New Discovery English School) is a language school located in the City of Gentle People, Dumaguete City, Philippines. B&D as the name suggests, means a “new found haven”, in other words, “a just discovered place”. Our school is a Philippine government-accredited institution for English as a Second Language (ESL) learning. The English study program of our school has been approved by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and accredited by the Bureau of Immigration, Philippines. B&D’s main objective is to enable non-native speakers to learn and apply new vocabularies and ideas in real-life situations that would lead them to comprehend and to carry on general conversations in various conversational settings. Our school offers high-quality English language courses designed for everyone who needs to use English for their studies, job, travel abroad, as well as preparing for English proficiency examinations (IELTS, TOEIC, TOEFL). Teachers in our school are highly-educated, well-trained, and board examination passers. Also, we have a roster of TESDA-accredited ESL teachers positioned to help students improve their English communication skills. Moreover, we are one of the schools who offer English study program for a low cost in a convenient and comfortable environment. Hence, an excellent education is guaranteed. B&D English School’s building has various facilities that would cater to the academic and recreational activities of students. These facilities include: 2 Man-to-man classroom – well-ventilated, wide classrooms with individual air conditioning units and good lighting where students can learn English without distractions 2 Group classroom - well-ventilated, more spacious classrooms with individual air conditioning units, good lighting and educational materials Administration Office – a room for the manager and office staffs to cater to students’ and teachers’ concerns. Teacher’s Lounge/Faculty Room – a room for teachers to prepare lessons, validate students’ profiles and formulate assessments. 16 Dormitory Rooms – a spacious, well-ventilated room with air conditioning unit, cable television, and hot and cold shower for single, double, and multiple occupancies *Male and female students are assigned to a separate dormitory.* Library/Study Area – a facility with learning resources for students and teachers to utilize during their vacant time for self-study and other academic purposes. Roof Deck – an open space with a refreshing atmosphere for school events and other extra-curricular activities. Laundry area – a specific area at the roof deck for housekeeping staffs to wash and dry students’ garments and school’s apparel. Kitchen and Dining Hall – a well-maintained area for students to have their sumptuous meal prepared and served by kitchen staffs. 1 Kids’ Play Room – a facility designed for children of families where they can play and enjoy nursery activities. Gym – for students who are willing to improve and maintain their physical well-being.
Whether you are a student, a business professional, or a traveler, there is a language course in Dumaguete that is right for you. There are English courses available for all fluency levels, ages and time durations. Just select a course type from the list below to get started.
General English courses are for adults who want to improve their speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills in English. Most general English courses are for adults age 16 and up. 2 - 48 week courses available. Most courses average 30 classes per week.