ESL / ELL Program

High Plains Elementary School is a magnet school for English as a Second Language (ESL). We have students from more than 16 countries that speak 14 different languages that contribute to the diverse nature of High Plains. We offer a program that provides Sheltered Instruction in the mainstream classroom for our language learners, and an ESL specialist who provides research-based methods that contribute to the growth in listening, speaking, reading, and writing and in the content areas of the English Language Learners (ELL).