Arlington Public Schools Office of English Learners serves students from diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds.
Office of English Learners Mission
Arlington Public Schools is dedicated to honoring and building upon the diverse cultural and language backgrounds of English learners (ELs) and to ensure that they achieve their fullest linguistic, academic, cognitive and social potential.
Office of English Learners Program Vision
Arlington Public Schools believes that all English learners achieve their fullest potential while building upon their diverse language and cultural backgrounds.The Office of English Learners collaborates with APS staff to guide, support and monitor instruction that develops academic language and content knowledge to accelerate student progress.The Office of English Learners also collaborates with APS staff to build effective parental and community involvement that promotes student achievement.