Welcome to the Bilingual Education Department

This webpage is under construction and will be updated with our NEW Director of Bilingual Education. Thank you for your patience.

Our District is a diverse community, a microcosm of unique cultures and languages. All are welcomed and embraced.

With knowledge, respect and understanding of our differences, we are uniquely positioned to celebrate multilingualism.

The ENL & Bilingual Education Department of Nyack Public Schools prepares our students to become engaged citizens of the world

With Equity, Innovation & Optimism

Parent Orientation Video

NYS English Language Learner Parent Orientation Video

English

Spanish

Haitian Creole

French

Arabic

Bengali

Russian

Chinese (simplified)

Chinese (traditional)

Urdu

 

Cómo ayudar a su hijo a tener éxito en la escuela

Parent Resources

Information in English

Parent Bill of Rights

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/bilingual/ParentsBillofRights_EnglishLanguage_FINAL.pdf

A Guide for Parents of English Language Learners in New York State

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/guideforparentsofellsinnysenglish.pdf

NYSITELL Parent Information Brochure

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/nysitellparentinformationbrochureenglish.pdf

Parent Guide to the Common Core

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/parent_workshop_backpack_guide.pdf

Information in Spanish 

Guía para padres de estudiantes que aprenden Inglés en el estado de Nueva York:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/guideforparentsofellsinnys9.22.15-spanish.pdf

Declaración de derechos de los padres de los estudiantes que aprenden Inglés del estado de Nueva York:

http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/metrocenter/ellparenthotline/spanish

Folleto de información para padres sobre el examen NYSITELL:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/nysitellparentinfobrochurespanishaugust2015.pdf

Estándares básicos comunes recursos para los padres:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/p12/bilingual-ed/parentworkshopbackpackguidespanish.pdf

Parent Information (Creole)

Gid pou paran elèv  k ap aprann anglè nan Eta Nouyòk:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/guide_for_parents_of_ells_in_nys_9.22.15_-_haitian.pdf

Deklarasyon dwa paran elèv nan Eta Nouyòk ki po ko ka fonksyone nan lang anglè tou sèl:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/bilingual/parentbillofrights6.12015_haitiancreole.pdf

Enfòmasyon Pou Paran Sou Egzamenn Pou Idantifye Elév K ap Aprann Anglè (NYSITELL):

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/nysitellparentinfobrochurehaitiancadeauaugust2015.pdf

Gid pou paran sou sa ki dwe gen nan sak lekòl pitit li Estanda pou on baz komen:

http://www.nysed.gov/common/nysed/files/programs/bilingual-ed/nyseslatparentinfobrochure-haitian.pdf

If information in other languages is needed, contact the department directly.

ENL & Bilingual Programs

Under Construction to include 2021 Programming

Previous ENL Saturday STEM programs provided students with additional hours of instructional time that integrates the four modalities  of speaking, listening, reading and writing. These modalities were embedded into  STEM based lessons. English Language Learners were exposed to engineering (building), mathematics, and science principles through a hands-on, collaborative experiences that enhanced their academic, language, and social skills.

Saturday STEM Academy 2016.pptx 

ENL Summer STEM Academy 2016.pptx