ELL News

Southwest Elementary, August 2016

Pronouncing Names

Are there any names on your class list that you aren't sure of the pronunciation? Jamie can help! She will be coming around to help pronounce names before Meet the Teacher Night.

Immigrant Students

Each year we have a handful of first year immigrant students at Southwest. Please read the following article for ways to make the transition go smoothly.

Parental Engagement

The following blog shares ways to involve our ELL parents.


Southwest and Nance will host a joint ELL Parent Night September 21st from 4:30pm -6:30pm. Details will be released soon! (It is not mandatory for teachers, but of course you are welcome to attend)

ELL Classes 2016-2017

ELL classes are tentatively set to begin September 6th, details will be available soon!