English Language Learners

 
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ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE PROGRAM
 
 
EL Links
 

TESTING INFORMATION

Identification: Ohio OELPA Screener- given by the EL teacher to a student to see if they qualify for services. This test is given to new students whose first language is not English and another language other then English was indicated on the Home Language Survey at enrollment.

 

Yearly assessment: OELPA  (Ohio English Language of Proficiency Assessment)  Only students designated as an English Learner (EL) take this assessment. It assesses a student's language abilities in Reading, Writing, Speaking, and Listening.

 

ACCOMODATIONS

 

Students designated English Learners (EL) will receive accommodations during State assessments. During assessments, students may use a word-to-word dictionary and have extended time to complete the assessment within the same day.

 

Interpretation services provided as needed for testing, classroom activities, parent/teacher conferences, phone calls, etc....

 

 

ELPA21 (for more information on assessment)

 

 

Ohio English Language Proficiency Standards - Adopted June 2015

 

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Lisa Gwin                            Veronica Wilkinson
ELL Coordinator                             Bilingual Aide Apple Creek          
soea_gwin@tccsa.net                    soea_vwilkinson@tccsa.net