During the President’s Day week, the English Learners at the ECC had a great opportunity to meet with the Mayor Chung to learn about his role as a community leader.
Palisades Park Public District ESL/Bilingual/World Language Program Information
NJ Seal of Biliteracy is a special recognition awarded by The New Jersey Department of Education to celebrate graduating high school students who have successfully demonstrated a high level of proficiency in speaking, reading, listening and writing in one or more World Languages, in addition to English.
Jesus Godinez and Isabel Alexis in grade 11 were awarded The NJ Seal of Biliteracy. They have successfully demonstrated that they are able to speak, read, listen and write in Spanish and Italian. Congratulations!!!
Students of the ESL and World Language classes, under the supervision of Mrs. Amy Munn, participated in the William Paterson University Orlando Saa Poetry Recitation Contest on May 16. The students were passionate to share their love for language. They are from left to right Gisnaira Reyes, Felix Puluc, Katherine Lemus, Jessica Reyes, Valentina Ramirez Velasquez, Jiwon Lee, Seoyeon Amy Lee, Marianna Verdium, Isabel Alexis, Jasmin Catalan, and Pureun Oh. The students were accompanied by Mrs. Elsa Wajda and Mrs. Grace Ko. Valentina received Honorable Mention in the category for ESL beginning, Jasmin won First Place in beginner Korean, Pureun won Second Place for Advanced Korean and Jiwon won First Place for Native Korean. Congratulations to all the students!
ECC Teacher Jeeyoon Chung recently wrote an article titled "Building Confidence and Enjoyment in Education through Cultural Acceptance in Kindergarten" that appeared in the Korean-American family magazine Mom and I. Please click the PDF below to read the entire article.