English Language Learner Services

Sandu Rebenciuc (srebenciuc@mvsdpride.org) - English Language Learner Teacher

MVSD English Language Learner Services seek to follow the guidelines from:

THE NH Legal Compliance Manual for Instructing & Assessing Students Learning English

ELL Services:

  • are fair and integrative and provide equal access to equal opportunity
  • involve team approach, comprising personnel such as the ESOL & classroom teachers, ESOL coordinator, school counselor, principal, Title I staff, parents
  • do not segregate students for a lengthy period of time
  • value students’ language and cultural differences
  • provide effective services that lead to performance comparable to ESOL students’ English-speaking peers
  • provide adequate resources and qualified personnel, with approximately
  • are based on individual student English proficiency needs
  • include multiple criteria for placement, promotion, and exiting
  • use a monitoring plan that includes careful observation of students for a two-year period after exiting the program
  • are based on current instructional practices
  • teach English language skills and skills for learning content (academic subjects) through English
  • provide modified content area instruction, document services provided, and decisions made

• Merrimack Valley School District •

• 105 Community Drive • Penacook, NH 03303 • 603.753.6561 (phone) • 603.753.6023 (fax)

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