English as a Second Language
Parent Notification of Placement
NCLB requires that parents/guardians be notified of ESL Program placement within 30 days of the start of school and 14 days of registration thereafter.Programming
English language learners receive English language instruction in their core content classes which include English, social studies, science, mathematics, and also during their career preparation program. The content area teachers collaborate with the ESL teacher to modify and adapt instruction and assessment. ESL instruction is taught through both a Sheltered English program model and also through an inclusion model.
Accommodations for English Language Learners
Accommodations are made for Ells based on the individual needs and/or levels of each student. A list of possible accommodations are available in the ESL classroom.
In order to qualify for exiting the ESL program, students must:
One of the two is required: