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English Language Learners

The English Language Learner (ELL) program works collaboratively with families from many cultures so that all of our students can maximize their potential.

Our mission is to support and develop language learners who are socially and academically prepared to meet their educational and post-secondary goals.

goodbye in multiple languages

Helpful ELL Terms

ELL - English Language Learner

ESL - English as a Second Language

WIDA - World Class Instructional Design Assessment

ILP - Individualized Learning Plan - a support plan for each ELL student to ensure their academic success

English Proficiency Levels

Level 1: Entering
Level 2: Emerging
Level 3: Developing
Level 4: Expanding
Level 5: Bridging*
*English Proficiency in Indiana


ELL Resources


City of Crown Point
(219) 662-3250

Crown Point Public Library
(219) 663-0270

Crown Point Adult Learning Center (ESL Classes)
(219) 314-9904

Northwest Indiana Community Action
Help with food, shelter, housing, employment, counseling, and more
Dial: 211

Lake County Health Department (Immunization Clinic)
(219) 755-3658