English Language Learners
The San Juan Unified School District presently serves 5,219 English Learners. This population comes from over 80 different languages. English Language Learners in the San Juan Unified School District are placed into immersion and mainstream programs taught in English.At LeGette, the 12 languages represented include Arabic, Cebuano, Farsi, French, Korean, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian Spanish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.
English Language Learners meet Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays in similar grade small groups for a minimum of 30 minutes to increase their language skills. This time is called English Language Development, or ELD. A description and sample of the program is available to parents at any time.