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Director of ELL Department
Secretary to Director of ELL Department
Bilingual and ESL Services Department It is the mission of the Alvin Independent School District, the center for public education, to offer exemplary programs enabling all students to possess the ability to learn for the rest of their lives and become productive citizens. The Alvin ISD Bilingual/ESL Department strives to meet the unique cognitive, affective, and linguistic needs of ELL students by acquiring high levels of English and academic skills. The goal is for all ELL students to achieve the English proficiency necessary to graduate from high school and to continue to higher levels of education.
Bilingual Philosophy and Program Model
AISD has adopted a Dual Language model which is designed to prepare students to become bi-literate and bilingual in order to maximize their full potential in a global society.In the 2011-2012 school year, approximately 2700 students were English Language Learners. Represented, are more than 58 languages, most commonly Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, and Cambodian.