Elementary ELL Programs

Bilingual Transitional Late Exit Model

Students are taught in both Spanish and English for 6-7 years. Then they leave the program and continue with English-only instruction.

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.

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.

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.