BILINGUAL EDUCATION / ESL. Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD. PURPOSE. To help students with limited English proficiency (LEP) to master the state curriculum. To teach English to all students in the program. Children who have a language other than English in their homes and need help learning English.
BILINGUAL EDUCATION / ESL
Children who have a language other than English in their homes and need help learning English.
English speaking children may also participate in bilingual education programs to become proficient in two languages.
Helps build knowledge and learning of academic subjects in the first language and in English.
Instills in children a positive identity, pride in their cultural heritage, self-assurance and confidence.
Personal contact at registration
Eagle TV – Channel 11
Information letters sent home
Will my child be taught the same subjects and learn the same skills as students in the regular program?
Will my child learn English?
Juanita Davila, Director
1301 South Eddy Street – PO Box 869
Pecos, Texas 79772
Texas Education Agency
Bilingual Education Unit
Division of Curriculum and Professional Development
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, Texas 78701-1494