The School District of Oconee County's English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Program is to provide equal opportunities to students who have a primary home language other than English. The central focus is to provide an English-rich environment enabling students to become proficient in English as soon as possible. The ESOL Department is responsible for providing supportive language services to students who have a primary home language other than English.
ESOL falls under Title III of the federal Elementary & Secondary Education Act (ESEA) . It is specifically targeted to benefit Multilingual Learners (MLs) and immigrant youth.
By the Numbers
12 ESOL teachers
4 Family Liaisons
590 Students being served
One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way. Frank Smith