English Language Learner

An English Language Learner (ELL) is a student who has a home language other than English and who has not developed the English language skills necessary to succeed at a level equivalent to an English-only student of the same age.

EL Parent Guide

ELL Master Plan

 

CUSD ELL Master Plan
CUSD ELL Master Plan: Spanish

English Language Learner Committee

Each school with 21 or more English learners regardless of language, must form a functioning English learner advisory committee (ELAC) or subcommittee of an existing advisory committee.

On the committee, the percentage of parents of English learners is to be at least the same as that of English learners at the school. After formation and training of the ELAC, the ELAC may delegate its legal responsibilities to an existing school advisory committee or subcommittee.

The purpose of the ELAC (or subcommittee, if appropriate) is to advise (reviews and comments) the principal and school staff on programs and services for English learners.
The district provides training for all ELAC members.

District English Language Learner Committee

Bylaws
Bylaws: Spanish


2015-16
District English Language Advisory Committee
ComitéConsejero del Lenguaje de Ingles (DELAC)

November 4, 2015 Agenda posted 10/29/15
November 4, 2015 Flyer posted 10/29/15
January 27, 2016 Agenda posted 1/25/16
January 27, 2016 Flyer posted 1/25/16
January 27, 2016 Minutes posted 3/16/16
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Each district with 51 or more English learners regardless of language, must form a functioning districtEnglish advisory committee (DELAC) or subcommittee of an existing district-wide advisory committee.

Parents or guardians of English learners not employed by the district must constitute a majority membership of the committee. After formation and training of the DELAC, the committee may designate an existing district-wide advisory committee to fulfill the legal responsibilities of a DELAC of the parents and guardians of English learners is at least the same percentage of that of the English learners in the district.

Each school English learner advisory committee (ELAC) must have the opportunity to elect at least one parent member to the DELAC.

The purpose of the DELAC, or subcommittee on English learner education, is to advise (reviews and comments) the district governing board (in person and/or in writing) on programs and services for English learners. The district shall provide training for all DELAC members.



2014-15
District English Language Advisory Committee

ComitéConsejero del Lenguaje de Ingles (DELAC)

April 8, 2015
Flyers:
Agendas: Minutes:
 October Flyer
October 8, 2014
October 8, 2014 
 December Flyer December 17, 2014  December 17, 2014
 February Flyer
February 18, 2015
February 18, 2015
 April Flyer
April 8, 2015
April 8, 2015



2013-14
Flyers: Agendas: Minutes:
September Flyer
September 18, 2013 September 18, 2013
December Flyer
December 11, 2013
December 11, 2013
LCAP Flyer January 16, 2014
January 16, 2014
January Flyer
January 29, 2014
January 29, 2014
March Flyer March 26, 2014
March 26, 2014
April Flyer April 23, 2014 April 23, 2014