ESL - LSS

 

 

Does your child speak a language other than English at home?

Your child may be eligible for ESL at Center Road School!!

Please contact Mrs. Cheman at Center Road School for more information!

Center Road School 860-870-6300

Office hours 8:00am-4:00pm

 

Did you know?

 

  • There are 19 different languages spoken by the students in Vernon's ESL Program

 

  • Vernon English Language Learners come from 22 different countries

 

  • Vernon's top two ELL dominant languages are Urdu and Spanish

Who is an ELL?

A student who:

  • has a first language other than English.
  • is in the process of learning English.
  • needs additional support to acquire language and learn grade level content.

 

Vernon Public Schools ESL Program
Mission:
Vernon Public Schools are committed to providing all English language learners with a high quality, academic education that will prepare them to be life-long learners who can successfully compete in our global economy.

 

Goals:

 

  • Promote mastery of academic subjects
  • Facilitate transition into English
  • Attain full proficiency in oral and written English
 
Process for Identifying English Language Learners (ELLs)

If the Home Language Survey indicates that a language other than English is spoken in the home:

1. Student is interviewed and tested using the LAS;

2. A review of student progress is conducted annually using the LAS Links and DRA2/CMT/CAPT results

 

 

Skinner Road School
ESL Center
Center Road School
ESL Center
Vernon Center Middle School ESL Center
Rockville High School
ESL Center

Students living in the Skinner Road School & Maple Street School districts that qualify for ESL support will be provided transportation to attend Skinner Road School.

 

Students will be enrolled in a mainstream classroom where the English Language Learner will be instructed and supported along side English speaking peers.

 

Instructional Program/Services

  • Pull-out, push-in, and sheltered ESL classes
  • A combination of English language instruction and academic support
  • small group and one-on-one instruction
  • paraprofessional support
  • modifications to assignments and ESL grading options

 

Students living in the Lake Street, Northeast & Center Road School district that qualify for ESL support will be provided transportation to attend Center Road School.

Students will be enrolled in a mainstream classroom where English Language Learner will be instructed and supported along side English speaking peers.

Instructional Program Services

  • Pull-out, push-in, and sheltered ESL classes
  • A combination of English language instruction and academic support
  • small group and one-on-one instruction
  • paraprofessional support
  • modifications to assignments and ESL grading options

Students from all elementary schools who qualify for English as a Second Language support will attend Vernon Middle School.

Students who qualify for ESL services will be enrolled in mainstream classes as well as in scheduled ESL classes.

Instructional Program Services include the following:

  • ESL classes and additional support during study halls
  • A combination of English language instruction and academic support
  • small group and one-on-one instruction
  • paraprofessional support
  • modifications to assignments and ESL grading options

 

 

 

 

 

Students who qualify for ESL services will be enrolled in mainstream classes as well as in scheduled ESL classes.

Instructional Program Services include the following:

  • ESL classes and additional support during study halls
  • A combination of English language instruction and academic support
  • small group and one-on-one instruction
  • paraprofessional support
  • modifications to assignments and ESL grading options
 

 

 

 

 


Vernon Public Schools Mission Statement

The Vernon Public Schools, in partnership with family and community, is committed to provide a quality education, with
high expectations, in a safe environment where all students become independent learners and productive contributors to society.