Welcome to the English for Speakers of Other Languages program!

Did you know that there are over 100 languages spoken by students and families in Pasco County and that we have over 2500 students who are English Language Learners? 

 

The ESOL Program:

  • Assists in the development of English language proficiency in the four areas of language:  listening, speaking, reading, and writing 
  • Ensures that English Language Learners (ELL) develop and acquire skills and concepts in content subject areas
  • Encourages and assists with communication between home and school to promote educational success for students
  • Promotes cultural awareness among schools, families, and community
  • Brings everyone together to support student growth, with a focus on language acquisition and academic achievement
  • Helps students develop language that enables active participation in a student-centered learning process
  • Provides Professional Devlopment for Teachers and Administrators
  • Assists teachers in planning instruction and assessment of English Language Learners