The ELINK

INFORMATION FOR THE ENGLISH LEARNERS PROGRAM

ELAC Meetings

Parents, students, and community members are invited to ELAC meetings. The purpose of ELAC is to facilitate communication between the school, parents, students, and community members to support and consolidate the success of English Learners.

Supplemental Support for English Learners

In the library 3:15-4:15, help is offered in all subjects

Every Thursday, the student can take a form at the counseling office, and ask teachers for their grades.

List of Important Resources for Children's Development

List 40 steps to developing good health, and to help youth be careful and responsible. (This list is available in English and Spanish on the school website)

Healthy Families

Offers low-cost health insurance for children and adolescents. Provides health insurance for dentist and other visits, and for students who are uninsured and unable to obtain Medi-Cal.

Mental Health Services

Therapy, medications, support groups, and work groups to meet the mental health needs of the Spanish-speaking community. These services are free. Contact Dr. Silvia Ortiz at (805) 788-2136.

Dictionaries for students

We have new dictionaries and each student can get one for their personal use: a) The Longman Basic English Dictionary for Levels 1-3 on the ELPAC exam, and b) The American English Longman Dictionary for levels 4-5 for ELPAC exam.

Volunteers to help with classes:

Scholarships

Several scholarships to continue your education after graduation and attending college are available to 12th grade Latino students. Interested students may go to the Career Center to obtain an application or contact Ms. Heidi Leal.