English Language Learner

Last Updated: 5/27/2021 8:21 PM

TITLE III - ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

The Title III Federal Program identifes and serves English Language Learners in Decatur County. English Language (EL) learners are identified using the W-APT screener or ACCESS. Student eligibilty is determnined by individual test scores and once a student is eligible, parent permission is required for participation in English as a Second Language Program (ESOL).

ESOL service sites: John Johnson Elementary, Jones Wheat Elementary, Potter Street Elementary, West Bainbridge Elementary, Hutto Middle School, Bainbridge Middle School, and Bainbridge High School.

For assistance or questions, please contact via email Dr. April Aldridge, Director of Title III or by phone at 229-248-2811. 

 ESOL TEACHERS

 

Charlotte Bell Thomas - JWP - cdthomas@dcboe.com
229-248-2218

 

Candace Merkison - WBP -  cmerkison@dcboe.com
229-248-2821

 

Heather Brown - HES - hbrown@dcboe.com
229-248-2224


Joseph Sarpong -  BMS - jsarpong@dcboe.com
BMS:  229-248-2206

Vivian Burke - BHS - vburke@dcboe.com
229-248-2230

Lindsey Jarrett -  BHS - ljarrett@dcboe.com
229-248-2230

 

If you need to request translations services, please contact your student's teacher by email, phone or  by submitting translation request card.

Si desea solicitar servicios de traducción, por favor póngase en contacto con su maestro por correo electrónico, teléfono o mediante la presentación de la tarjeta de solicitud de traducción.

 

DCBOE TITLE III MANUAL

GADOE Resource Guide to Support English Language Learner Programs

 

 

K-4 Resources 

             

5-6 Resources

         

7-8 Resources 

         
9-12 Resources

        

       

RESOURCES

All students that enroll in the Decatur County School System are required to complete a Home Language Survey. The District HLS form can be accessed at QUICK LINKS - Forms & Links.

Click here to access HLS form in additional languages.

DCBOE Required English - Spanish Home Language Survey

 

TEACHER RESOURCES

GADOE Resource Guide to Support English Language Learner Programs

Decatur County Schools Title III Resource Manual

2021-2022  - EL and Title III Teacher Brochure (UPDATED SOON)

2021-2022 -  60 Day Action Plan (UPDATED SOON)

Academic Language PLU Presentation

WIDA Resources

 

PARENT RESOURCES

2019-2020  - Title III/ESOL Brochure (UPDATED SOON)

GMASMilestones Parent Overview

Lexiles for Parents

 

STUDENT RESOURCES             

EXPERIENCE GEORGIA ONLINE TESTING   

(use google chrome to run this application)

 

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