English Learners

Students holding hands around the world

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 37% of our students come from homes where a language other than English is spoken
  • 61 languages are spoken in the homes of our students
  • 16% of our student population qualify for additional EL support




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