Portland Public Schools

Portland, Oregon

501 N. DixonPortland, OR 97227(503) 916-2000

English As A Second Language Department Banner: A teenage girl reads to a young boy.

English as a
Second Language

English as a
Second Language

    We invest in inclusive quality instruction that honors students' racial, cultural and linguistic assets.

    We prepare every Emergent Bilingual to be ready to succeed in our schools and thrive in our community.

    ?? - Español, 503-956-4140 | Việt ngữ, 503-320-5354 | 廣東話/팹繫話,503-956-7329 - ??
    971-201-0419 العربية ‬| Oromoo fi Amhaaraa, 971-271-2128
    Русский, 503-956-2588 | Somali, 503-956-8323

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    To submit a request for Community Agent Support, click here.

    International Youth Leadership Confernece

    International Youth Leadeship Conference @ Portland State University
    SAVE THE DATE - Thursday, February 23, 2016 - SAVE THE DATE

Oregon ELL Report

  • The Oregon English Language Learner Report is an annual publication required by ORS 327.016,  which reports on financial information for English language learner programs and the objectives and needs of students eligible for and enrolled in an English language learner program. The report provides information on the demographics of students in English language learner programs in each school district. In addition, this report provides a tool that makes data on English language learners accessible to researchers, media, students, and parents.

    Please contact Chelsea Clinton, Office of Research and Analysis, with any questions regarding this report.

ESL Contacts

Veronica Magallanes
Sr. Director
(503) 916-6525
Eric Tong
Director’s Secretary
(503) 916-2000 Ext. 74945
Lisa Blount
Assistant Director
(503) 916-3602
Kehaulani Haupu
Assistant Director
(503) 916-3603
Klarissa Hightower
Assistant Director
(503) 916-3216
Kathrine Hu
Special Programs Administrator
(503) 916-3147