English as a Second Language
Overview of English as a Second Language (ESL) Program Grades K-12
ESL services are offered at University Park Elementary School, McCulloch Intermediate School, Highland Park Middle School and Highland Park High School. Teachers certified and trained in ESL methods and accommodations provide ESL services for students. This program is available to students that have a native language other than English. Students receive instructional support through ESL classes and sheltered English instruction. Students also exit the program once they demonstrate English proficiency and meet the exit criteria.