Our Mission

  • Yelm Community Schools is committed to providing high-quality learning environments that respect, reflect, and embrace the diversity within our community. Within Student Support, our Multilingual Learner (ML) Education team oversees:

    • State and federal processes for identifying and serving the language development needs of students who are acquiring English as an additional language.
    • Implementation of research-based English language development program models.
    • Professional development for all YCS staff to assist in:
      • Effectively implementing district-defined programs for language learners at the elementary and secondary levels.
      • Meet the cognitive, academic, linguistic, and social-emotional needs of multilingual learners within grade-level core instruction.
      • Ensure all multilingual learners have meaningful and equitable access to grade-level core instruction, enabling them to meet grade-level Washington Learning Standards.


  • Services That Support Multilingual Learners

  • Eligibility

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