Elementary ELL Programs

One-Way Dual Language Spanish

All students in this enrichment program have the same home language of Spanish. They have the opportunity to become bi-literate, bilingual, and bicultural scholars. Instruction is provided in English and Spanish and language learning is integrated with content instruction. We implement this program at 45 of our 47 elementary campuses and at both of our Pre-K centers.

Watch a video about our One-Way Dual Language program.

One-Way Dual Language Vietnamese

All students in this enrichment program have the same home language of Vietnamese. They have the opportunity to become bi-literate, bilingual, and bicultural scholars. Instruction is provided in English and Vietnamese and language learning is integrated with content instruction. We currently have this program at Parsons Pre-K Center, Lister Elementary and Hickman Elementary from Pre-K through grade 1. 

Watch a video about our One-Way Dual Language Vietnamese program.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Students in ESL receive intensive instruction in English from teachers certified in ESL and trained in Sheltered Instruction. Teachers scaffold their lessons to ensure the academic content is comprehensible for all students while they develop academic language.

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