• English as a New Language
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    Any questions?  
    Please contact ENL Chairperson, Mr. Robert Dennis
                                                                                     rdennis@pobschools.org  (516) 434-3139  
    We always love to hear from you!
    Click HERE to access our ENL Family Guide, which provides detailed overview of the ENL program in our school district.
    Check out our ENL Family Guide Webpage HERE
    Important Information Regarding Changes to NYS Common Core Exams in ELA and Mathematics, Grades 3-8
    Please click the links below to read information in several languages:
     Events During the 2016-2017 School Year:
    ENL Parent Tea: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    This event will take place at 7:00 pm at JFK HS Library.  Parents are invited to join us for an informational evening about our K-12 program, curriculum, state testing, graduation requirements, and to meet and speak with their child's teachers.  Click HERE for a copy of the invitation.  
    ENL Parent Classes: Monday November 2, November 9, November 16, November 23, November 30, December 7
    Parents are invited to learn about the Plainview-Old Bethpage School District.  The classes will be taught at POBMS in the Library from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.  Topics for discussion include:
          1.  How to contact your child's school
          2.  Important contact information (school nurse, main office, Principal, teacher)
          3.  How to arrange a meeting with your child's teacher
          4.  How to support your child with academics
          5.  Parent Teacher Conferences
          6.  Getting involved with school: joining the PTA
    A Rosetta Stone subscription will be provided to interested parents.   

    Our ENL Staff
      Old Bethpage Elementary School
    Mr. Rich D'Esposito
    Pasadena Elementary School
    Mrs. Nicole Hacker & Mrs. Joan Moore
    Stratford Road Elementary School
    Ms. Susan LaViola, Ms. Saira Urena, & Mr. Rich D'Esposito
    Plainview Old-Bethpage Middle School
    Ms. Alyssa Carroll & Ms. Joan Moore 
    Mattlin Middle School
    Ms. Saira Urena
     Parkway Elementary School
    Mrs. Joan Moore
    Plainview Old-Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School
    Ms. Ellen Feldman
    What Languages Do Our Students Speak in POB? 

    *Japanese  *Gujarati  *Malayalam  *Turkish   *Korean  *Telugu  *Tamil  *Bengali   *Spanish  *Hebrew  *Greek  *Gujarati

    *Hindi  *Punjabi  *Russian  *Vietnamese   *Chinese  *Urdu  *Cantonese   *Farsi  *Pashto  *Tagalog