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Bilingual & ESL Program

Welcome to our Bilingual/ESL information page
Transitional Bilingual Early Exit Model
PK-6
ESL Programs
PK-12
Goal of Bilingual Education
 
 
In accordance to Commissioner's Rules 89.1201.1.Policy.
The goal of bilingual education programs shall be to enable English language learners to become competent in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in the English language through the development of literacy and academic skills in the primary language and English. Such programs shall emphasize the mastery of English language skills, as well as mathematics, science, and social studies, as integral parts of the academic goals for all students to enable English language learners to participate equitably in school. 
 
 
Goal of ESL Program
 
In accordance to Commissioner's Rules 89.1201.1.Policy.
The goal of ESL programs shall be to enable English language learners to become competent in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in the English language through the integrated use of second language methods. The ESL program shall emphasize the mastery of English language skills, as well as mathematics, science, and social studies, as integral parts of the academic goals for all students to enable English language learners to participate equitably in school.