Reopening Our Schools – Updates and Information

As we work toward the reopening of schools, stay up to date on the most recent important updates and information.

The District’s School Reopening is Now Available | Reopening FAQ

Bilingual Education and World Languages

  • Students receiving ENL services will be instructed both in person and remotely.  Students will receive services (minutes of ENL instruction) based on the results from NYSITELL and/or NYSESLAT.
  • Elementary students in grades K-5 will receive instruction via pull out, co-taught and virtually by an ENL teacher.
  • Middle School students in grades 6-8 will receive instruction via pull out, co-taught and virtually by an ENL teacher.
  • Highschool students in grades 9-12 will receive instruction via pull out, co-taught and virtually by an ENL teacher.
  • Parents/Guardians registering potential ELL students will be screened using the NYSITELL in order to assess if the student will require ENL services.
  • Ongoing parent/guardian communication will be provided to ELL families, by the district’s PPS staff and Migrant Specialist through Herkimer BOCES.