|Morgan Hill Unified School District, acknowledging the language diversity of its students, provides an instructional program for eligible students that will assure them an equal opportunity to participate in and compete in society as educated citizens.The Morgan Hill Unified School District serves a large population of students who use other languages in their homes and are limited in their English proficiency. The District supports an English language development (ELD) program that provides a means for English Language Learner (ELL) students to acquire English skills and academic proficiencies needed to succeed in school.The staff and administration recognize the need for specialized instructional strategies for students with two languages. The primary goal for English Learners is the early acquisition of the English language skills of comprehension, listening, speaking, reading and writing. Each English Learner will receive daily English Language Development instruction designed to increase communicative competence and Specially Designed Academic Instruction in English in all core academic classes.The program provided for English language learners (ELLs) is guided by the English Language Development (ELD) Standards and Benchmark and the California State Content StandardsStudents are placed in an ELL program based upon their scores on the California English Language Development Test (CELDT). This instrument is used for initial placement and annual assessment, and is aligned with California ELD standards adopted in 1999.Designation as an English Language Learner (ELL) means that students must be provided with an English Language Development course of study that includes listening, speaking, reading and writing through appropriate instructional methods for English Language Learners.|
The following are the approved DELAC dates, agendas and minutes for the 2016-2017 school year. Meetings are held at the District office in the Board room from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Las siguientes son las aprobadas fechas, agendas y minutas de DELAC para el año escolar de 2016 a 2017. Las juntas se llevan acabo en la oficina del distrito en el “Board room” de 6:00 p.m. a 7:30 p.m.
2016 DELAC Meeting Agendas/ Agenda de la junta
2016-17 DELAC Meeting Minutes / Minutas de la junta
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