Title III

English Learners

Who are English Learners (EL)?

English learner students are students with a home language background other than English, whose English language skills are not yet well enough developed for them to be able to participate successfully in classrooms where all academic instruction is provided in English. SD Department of Education EL Defined

How is a student identified EL?

Home Language Survey and WIDA Screener

How are English Learners served in the Lennox School District?

The ELL teacher supports English Language Learners in a Pull-Out and/or Push-In model to work on language and reading skills within a small group setting.