English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

The mission of our ESOL program is to develop the English proficiency of students while advancing their academic achievement and to support them in becoming productive, contributing citizens in the United States and an ever-changing global society. 

More specifically, ESOL services: 

  • Develop English learners’ language proficiency and communication skills.

  • Create rigorous content-based curricula and resources to foster English learners’ collaboration, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.

  • Support English learners’ access to advanced academics or appropriate special services.

  • Provide learning environments that build on students’ diverse academic, linguistic, and cultural backgrounds.

  • Promote active participation of English learners and their families in the school community.