ELL Services Eligibility

English Language Learners Program

ELL Program Entrance and Qualification

The ELL teacher(s) will screen and assess all students whose primary language is other than English or who have lived outside of the United States, as indicated on the Home Language Survey (HLS) within 30 days of the first day of school, or within 14 days thereafter using the WIDA ACCESS Placement Test (W-APT)®.

Upper Darby School District follows the W-APT® scoring criteria established by the Pennsylvania Department of Education in the Penn*Link document revised July 2013.  Click here for more information.

Upper Darby School District adheres to the exit criteria established by the Pennsylvania Department of Education in the Penn*Link document revised August 2013.  Click here for more information.

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