Smarter Balanced for English Language Learners and Their Families
"Accommodations" are provided to Special Education students, and "Designated Supports" are extended to ELLs and other students.
" I Speak"...
Not sure which language the family needs? Families can point to their language on this list of languages.
Bilingual Education Program Parent Brochure
Learning English in Washington schools: What parents should know. Available in 23 languages.
Home Language Survey
Survey used to determine whether a student should take the state language
proficiency assessment to be identified as an English language learner. Available in 37 languages.
Note to district: A response of a language other than English to question #2 OR question #3 triggers ELL placement testing.
Title III Parent Notification of Student Placement in English Language Development Program
Letters notifying parents of initial or continued eligibility for ELL services, including the components required by ESEA Title III Section 3302.
Annual Measurable Achievement Objectives (AMAO) Template Parent Notification Letter
Parent Waiver Template Letters
Template Parent/Guardian Refusal of Student Placement in English Language Development Program available in 37 languages.
Transition Placement Letters
Template letter for students transitioning from program.
Template Letter to Notify Parents of Placement Testing to Determine Title III Eligibiligy for a Native American Student
Private School Consultation Form for Participation in Title III