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ELL (English Language Learner)

English Language Learners (ELL)


Students with limited English language proficiency may require support and targeted instruction. Hawaii department of education provides these students with supplementary instructional and acculturation activities.

The statewide English Language Learner (ELL) Program ensures students with limited English proficiency (1) have access to educational opportunities by providing services that assist these students with the attainment of English language proficiency, (2) develop high levels of academic attainment in English, and (3) meet the same challenging State academic content and student achievement standards all students are expected to meet. Services to ELL Program students include instructional services consisting of English as a Second Language (ESL) type instruction and acculturation activities.