English Learner - Overview

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Beth Tsoumas

Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum, Assessment and Instruction
(847) 998-5006
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Kristine Patterson

Director of EL & Bilingual Programs
(847) 657-2479
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Tracy Tuchow

Administrative Assistant
(847) 998-5007
District 34 is committed to providing a high-quality English Learners (ELs) program that values a student's native language and culture.  Only sound acquisition of linguistic, academic, and social skills ensures your child's equal participation in our diverse society.

***Did you know that nearly 35% of our students come from homes where a language other than English is spoken?!?

*** 46 languages are spoken in the homes of our students

***Approximately 15% of our student population receives EL support