03-28-2017 School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #22


Title
District English Language Learner (ELL) Plan

Discussion

Attached for your review and signature is the English Language Learner (ELL) plan for Brevard Public Schools. When approved the plan will remain in effect for five years and expires in 2021.  The ELL plan covers procedures from program identification to extension of services for ELL students.  Included in the plan is the new data field for length of time in language acquisition, Date of Entry in Us Schools (DEUSS) as well as the new state approved ELL assessment (WIDA). Brevard as well as other districts in the state received an approved extension for submission from the Bureau of Student Achievement through Language Acquisition (SALA).



Recommendation

Approve the ELL Plan for Brevard Public Schools.  



Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 3/28/2017

Authority for Action
PL107-110

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact
Judith Magloire, ESOL Resource Teacher, ext. 302
Melissa G. Catechis, Director Students at Risk, ext. 567



Attachment:  ELL.pdf